This was written by the leading Motown team of Holland-Dozier-Holland. It was released in July 1963 and made No 8 in America, but entirely missed the British charts.
Here they are on the British TV show Ready Steady Go, featuring a stilted interview with host Keith Fordyce, resplendent in jacket, collar and tie.
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Fabulous; RSG was the best pop music TV show ever.
Hi Andy. I was lucky enough to have tickets to two RSG shows, though I fear I can’t remember who was on. When I see recordings I hide behind the sofa in case my 14 or 15 year old self appears.