Come Outside (song)

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"Come Outside"
Come Outside Mike Sarne.jpg
Single by Mike Sarne and Wendy Richard
B-side "Fountain of Love"[1]
Released 1962[1]
Recorded England
Genre Pop, Novelty[2]
Label Parlophone R4902[3]
Writer(s) Charles Blackwell[3]
Producer(s) Charles Blackwell[3]
Mike Sarne and Wendy Richard singles chronology
"Come Outside" "Will I What?" (with Billie Davis)

"Come Outside" was a number one in the UK Singles Chart in 1962 for Mike Sarne, and the actress Wendy Richard, who provided vocal interjections.[2][4] The track stayed at No. 1 for two weeks in late June and early July that year.[3]

In 1991, Samantha Fox, Frank Bruno, Liz Kershaw and Bruno Brookes recorded a cover version of the song as the official Children in Need single of the year.


  1. ^ a b "Mike Sarne - Come Outside (Vinyl) at Discogs". Retrieved 2014-04-05. 
  2. ^ a b "Come Outside". Retrieved 16 July 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d Rice, Jo (1982). The Guinness Book of 500 Number One Hits (1st ed.). Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Superlatives Ltd. p. 65. ISBN 0-85112-250-7. 
  4. ^ "Official Singles Chart UK Top 100". Archived from the original on 2008-04-08. Retrieved 2014-04-05. 

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Preceded by
"Good Luck Charm"
by Elvis Presley
UK number one single
28 June 1962
(2 weeks)
Succeeded by
"I Can't Stop Loving You" by Ray Charles