This was Vicki Sue Robinson's only hit. She performed on Broadway prior to recording the song and later mounted a successful off-Broadway one woman show. She also sang in commercials, including the "We're All Connected" spot for New York Telephone, and did background vocals on the hit "Fame
Robinson got her start in showbiz by joining the cast of the stage musical Hair
. Nor was this her last stage appearance - she also went back to Broadway as part of the cast of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar
. She died of cancer on April 27, 2000 at 45.