November 3rd, 1962 The Crystals at No. 1 with 'He's A Rebel'

Nov 03, 2014

By Valerie Massie

Post
Share on

thecrystals

On November 3rd, 1962, The Crystals started a two week run at No. 1 on the US singles chart with ‘He’s A Rebel’, it made No.19 on the UK chart.

Written by Gene Pitney and produced by Phil Spector, it is considered one of the definitive examples of the Spector-produced girl group sound.

In 2004, the song was ranked No. 263 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

Zoomer Kids
You Don't Have To Be A Zoomer To Love Zoomer Radio.
Check out what the Kids have to say!
Join Our Fan Club
Coverage Area
Downtown Toronto
96.7FM
Toronto HD
96.3 HD-2
Kingston to Windsor, Parry Sound to Pittsburgh
AM740
ZoomerRadio Logo

Recently Played: