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Gene Pitney

4 Ratings: 3.3
Singer/songwriter born on 2/7/41 in Hartford, CT. Among the songs he wrote for other artists are "Hello Mary Lou" (Ricky Nelson), "He's A Rebel" (The Crystals) and "Rubber Ball" (Bobby Vee).

One of the most interesting and difficult-to-categorize singers in '60s pop, Gene Pitney had a long run of hits distinguished by his pained, one-of-a-kind melodramatic wail. Pitney is sometimes characterized (or dismissed) as a shallow teen idol-type … see full wiki

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