Hey Baby (They're Playing Our Song)

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"Hey Baby (They're Playing Our Song)"
Hey Baby (They're Playing Our Song) - Buckinghams.jpg
Single by The Buckinghams
from the album Portraits
B-side"And Our Love"
Released1967
FormatVinyl, 7", 45 RPM
GenreSunshine pop
Pop rock
Length2:35
LabelColumbia Records
Songwriter(s)Gary Beisbier & Jim Holvay[1]
Producer(s)James William Guercio
The Buckinghams singles chronology
"Mercy, Mercy, Mercy"
(1967)
"Hey Baby (They're Playing Our Song)"
(1967)
"Susan"
(1967)

"Hey Baby (They're Playing Our Song)" is a song by The Buckinghams, which they released as a single in 1967, and on their album Portraits in 1968.[2] The song spent 10 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at No. 12,[3] while reaching No. 2 on Canada's RPM 100,[4] No. 5 in the Philippines,[5] No. 7 in Malaysia,[6] No. 5 on the Cash Box Top 100,[7] and No. 9 on Record World's 100 Top Pops.[8]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Hey Baby (They're Playing Our Song) - By: The Buckinghams, MusicVF.com. Accessed September 22, 2015
  2. ^ "Portraits – The Buckinghams". AllMusic. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
  3. ^ a b Hot 100 - The Buckinghams Hey Baby (They're Playing Our Song) Chart History, Billboard.com. Retrieved March 28, 2018
  4. ^ a b "RPM 100", RPM Weekly, Volume 8, Ed. 10 November 4, 1967. Accessed September 23, 2015
  5. ^ a b "Hits of the World", Billboard, January 20, 1968. p. 44. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
  6. ^ a b "Hits of the World", Billboard, October 28, 1967. p. 86. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
  7. ^ a b "Cash Box Top 100", Cash Box, October 28, 1968. p. 4. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
  8. ^ a b "100 Top Pops", Record World, October 28, 1967. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
  9. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1999). Pop Annual. Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc. ISBN 0-89820-142-X.

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