Ginger Bread (song)

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"Ginger Bread"
Single by Frankie Avalon
B-side"Blue Betty"
ReleasedJune 23, 1958
LabelChancellor Records 1021
Songwriter(s)Clint Ballard, Jr., Hank Hunter
Producer(s)Peter De Angelis
Frankie Avalon singles chronology
"You Excite Me"
"Ginger Bread"
"What Little Girl" / "I'll Wait for You"

"Ginger Bread" is a song written by Clint Ballard, Jr. and Hank Hunter and performed by Frankie Avalon. The song reached #9 on the Billboard Top 100, #10 on the R&B chart, and #30 in the UK in 1958.[1]

The song was arranged by Peter De Angelis.[2] The backing vocals on the song was by the band The Four Dates.

The song was ranked #100 on Billboard magazine's Top Hot 100 songs of 1958.[3]

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  1. ^ Frankie Avalon, "Ginger Bread" Chart Positions Retrieved April 16, 2014
  2. ^ Frankie Avalon, "Ginger Bread" Single Release Retrieved April 16, 2014
  3. ^ "Billboard Top 100 Songs of 1958 - Year End Charts". Retrieved April 16, 2014.
  4. ^ Rusty Draper, "By the Light of the Silvery Moon" Single Release Retrieved April 16, 2014
  5. ^ Johnny Worth, "Western Movies" Single Release Retrieved April 16, 2014