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This is about a guy who Cathy dumped. He tries to be strong, but everyone knows him as "Cathy's Clown" because she treated him so bad.
This was the first single ever released on the Warner Brothers label in the United Kingdom. The Everly Brothers signed with them after three successful years with Cadence Records. The deal was reputed to be the first million-dollar contract in music history.
This was the first single to simultaneously top the UK and US charts.
Did they really trade their guitarist to The Doobie Brothers? Are they named after something naughty? And what's up with the band name?
Bass Player Scott Edwards
Scott was Stevie Wonder's bass player before becoming a top session player. Hits he played on include "I Will Survive," "Being With You" and "Sara Smile."
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