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  • Written by Eddie Cochrane and Jerry Capeheart
  • Lead vocals: Roger Daltrey
  • Guitar: Pete Townshend
  • Backing vocals: Pete Townshend
  • Recorded live in concert
  • Produced by Kit Lambert
  • This song made the U.S. Top 40 in three different decades
  • Originally recorded by Eddie Cochrane (1958)
  • Also recorded by Vipers (1958), Bobby Vee (1961), Crickets (1962), Beach Boys (1962), Johnny Chester & His Chessmen (1963), Victors (1965), Dick Dale & His Dale-Tones (1965), Blue Cheer (1968), Bad Boys (1966), ABC Company (1970), T. Rex (1970), Rock band Revival (1974), Olivia Newton-John (1975), Skid Row (1976), Alex Chilton (1977), Bow Wow (1978), Joan Jett & Blackhearts (1982), Undercover (1991), Flaming Lips (1986), Alan Jackson (1994), Guitar Wolf (1999), Marco Di Maggio (2000), Mystic Eyes (2001), Rockapella (2002), P.J. Proby (2003), Cool Operator (2005), Chris Farmer (2008), James Taylor (2008)  and many others

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