Chart Position: 7

  • Written by Gary Glitter and Mike Leander
  • Guitar: Gary Glitter
  • Vocals: Gary Glitter
  • Produced by Mike Leander
  • Recorded in London U.K.
  • The ‘b’ side of the single is ‘Rock & Roll Part One’ which has lyrics
  • This song became a very popular anthem for sports teams, until the NFL banned its use in 2006 following Gary Glitter’s arrest in Vietnam for possession of child porn
  • Gary Glitter is from Oxfordshire U.K.
  • This is Gary Glitter’s biggest U.S. hit single
  • Later recorded by Bollock Brothers (1985), Timerider II (1987), D.I. (1984), Undertones (1989), Auburnaires (1987), Get Ready! (1997), Timelords (1988) and Tube Pops (2000)
  • gary_glitter-rock_and_roll_part_2

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