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Beat's So Lonely

by

Charlie Sexton



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Charlie Sexton was the lead guitarist for Joe Ely's band at the age of 13 and recorded his debut album when he was 16 years old. A few months later the now 17-year-old released this as a single. On May 4, 1986 this was listed on the Billboard Hot 100 as #17 "this week," "last week," "2 weeks ago" and "weeks in chart."
Charlie Sexton went on to be the guitarist for Bob Dylan's backing band for 3 years from 1999. (thanks, Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England, for above 2)
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Comments (3):

He also sang "Cry Little Sister", the theme song to the movie " The Lost Boys"
- John, St. Paul, KS
This is a great one hit wonder from the '80s. Too bad. Mr. Sexton deserved more hits than this 1 gem. I'd like to point out a mistake in the 2nd songfact. It was the April 5, 1986 chart (not May 4) that Mr. Sexton had all those 17s lined up (& he was 17 years old to boot).
- Jim, Brunswick, ME
A decent song, but IMPRESSED is the gem track of this album.
- Hugh, Kansas City, MO
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