“Duke of Earl – Gene Chandler” 

30 May
 “Duke of Earl – Gene Chandler” 

Duke of Earl” is a 1962 US number-one song, originally by Gene Chandler. It is the best known of Chandler’s songs, and he subsequently dubbed himself ‘The Duke of Earl’. The song was penned by Chandler, Bernice Williams, and Earl Edwards. This song was a 2002 inductee into the Grammy Hall of Fame.[3] It has also been selected by The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as one of the 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.[4][5]


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Posted by on May 30, 2017 in nostalgic


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One response to “ “Duke of Earl – Gene Chandler” 

  1. Thom Hickey

    May 15, 2017 at 10:34 am

    Just wonderful. Immortal Jukebox feature on Duke of Earl here



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