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Gene Vincent - Be-Bop-A-Lula FLAC album


Performer: Gene Vincent
Genre: Rock
Title: Be-Bop-A-Lula
Country: France
Released: 1975
Style: Rock & Roll
FLAC version ZIP size: 1240 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1138 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1247 mb
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Be-Bop-A-Lula" is a rockabilly song first recorded in 1956 by Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps. There, he met Donald Graves, who supposedly wrote the words to the song while Vincent wrote the tune. Cf. "Money Honey" by the Drifters, 1953)

Be-Bop-A-Lula" is a rockabilly song first recorded in 1956 by Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps. The first recording of the song was at Owen Bradley's studio in Nashville, Tennessee on May 4, 1956. The backing band comprised Cliff Gallup (lead guitar), "Wee" Willie Williams (rhythm guitar), "Jumpin'" Jack Neal (string bass), and Dickie "Be Bop" Harrell (drums). In April 1957, the record company announced that over 2 million copies had been sold. Well, be-bop-a-lula, she's my baby Be-bop-a-lula, I don't mean maybe Be-bop-a-lula, she's my baby Be-bop-a-lula, I don't mea. iew full lyrics.

Be-Bop-a-Lula" was the first record Paul McCartney ever bought. He performed the song on his 1991 MTV Unplugged appearance. More songs from Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps. According to Billboard, "Be-Bop-A-Lula" was actually tied at with both "A Little Love Can Go A Long, Long Way" by the Dream Weavers and "Mr. Wonderful" by Sarah Vaughan.

Be-Bop-A-Lula by Gene Vincent from the album Gene Vincent And His Blue Caps Released 2010-07-16 on Not Now Music. Gene Vincent left a priceless legacy of essential music which will endure forever and his place in history is guaranteed. He was the ultimate greaser, the genuine article and the autentic voice of his generation. Featured here in their entirety with bonus tracks are his first two albums, "Bluejean Bop!" and "Gene Vincent And The Blue Cats". All tracks have been digitally remastered for optimum sound quality.

Be-Bop-A-Lula Lyrics. 5. Woman Love Lyrics. 9. Dance To The Bop Lyrics. Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. 2. Rocky Road Blues Lyrics. Be Bop a Lula Q&A. Writers Bill "Sheriff Tex" Davis, Donald Graves & Gene Vincent. More Gene Vincent albums.

Tracklist

A Be-Bop-A-Lula 2:31
B Baby Blue 2:26

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Pathé Marconi EMI
  • Printed By – I.D.N.
  • Made By – Pathé Marconi EMI
  • Published By – Lowery Music Co.
  • Published By – Central Songs, Inc.
  • Pressed By – Pathé Marconi EMI, Chatou – 286706
  • Pressed By – Pathé Marconi EMI, Chatou – 286707

Notes

This version has French perimeter text on the label.
Similar release, Be-Bop-A-Lula has English perimeter text on the label.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Price Code: E
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): C 010 - 81.170 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): C 010 - 81.170 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): 81170 A 21 M3 286706
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): 81170 B 21 M3 286707

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
2C006-81170 Gene Vincent Be Bop A Lula / Baby Blue ‎(7", Single) Capitol Records 2C006-81170 France 1972
1A 006-81170 Gene Vincent Be Bop A Lula / Baby Blue ‎(7") Capitol Records 1A 006-81170 Netherlands 1978
2C00681170 Gene Vincent Be-bop-a-lula ‎(7", Single) Capitol Records 2C00681170 France 1978
2 C 010-81170, 2C 010-81.170 Gene Vincent Be-Bop-A-Lula ‎(7", Single, RE, RP) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 2 C 010-81170, 2C 010-81.170 France 1975
C 008-81.170 Gene Vincent Be Bop A Lula / Baby Blue ‎(7", Single, RE) Capitol Records C 008-81.170 France 1982