Chart Position: 2

  • Written and produced by Sandy Linzer and Denny Randell
  • The melody is based on Minuet in G Major, often attributed to J.S.Bach but now believed to be authored by Christian Petzold
  • Lead vocals; Barbara Harris
  • Backing vocals: June Montiero and Barbara Parritt
  • Recorded in New York City NY
  • This is Toys’ biggest hit single
  • Toys are from New York City NY
  • Later recorded by Fleetwoods (1965), Midnight String Quartet (1966), Vogues (1965), Quincy Jones & His Orchestra (1966), Sandy Nelson (1965), Leslie Uggams (1966), Village Stompers (1966), Carla Thomas (1966), Sarah Vaughan (1966), Supremes (1966), Mrs. Miller (1966), Cilla Black (1966), Delfonics (1968), Congregation (1972), Nancy Boyd and Cappello’s (1987), Nick Name (1995), Kelly Chen (1998), Snuff (2003) and Richard Stark (2007)

The Toys

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