Sweet Pea (song)

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"Sweet Pea"
Single by Tommy Roe
from the album Sweet Pea
B-side "Much More Love"
Released January 1966
Genre Pop rock
Length 2:19
Label ABC Records 10762
Songwriter(s) Tommy Roe
Producer(s) Gary S. Paxton
Tommy Roe singles chronology
"Doesn't Anybody Know My Name (Two-Ten, Six-Eighteen)"
(1965)
"Sweet Pea"
(1966)
"Hooray for Hazel"
(1966)
"Doesn't Anybody Know My Name (Two-Ten, Six-Eighteen)"
(1965)
"Sweet Pea"
(1966)
"Hooray for Hazel"
(1966)

"Sweet Pea" is a song written and performed by Tommy Roe. It reached #1 in Canada,[1] #1 in New Zealand, #7 in Australia,[2], and #8 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1966.[3] It was featured on his 1966 album, Sweet Pea.[4]

The song was produced by Gary S. Paxton.[5]

The song was ranked #44 on Billboard magazine's Top Hot 100 songs of 1966.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Tommy Roe, "Sweet Pea" Canadian Chart Position Retrieved July 16, 2014
  2. ^ Steffen Hung. "Forum - Chart Positions Pre 1989 Part 4 (ARIA Charts: Special Occasion Charts)". australian-charts.com. Retrieved July 16, 2014. 
  3. ^ Tommy Roe, "Sweet Pea" Billboard Chart Position Retrieved July 16, 2014
  4. ^ Tommy Roe, Sweet Pea Retrieved July 16, 2014
  5. ^ Tommy Roe, "Sweet Pea" single release Retrieved July 16, 2014
  6. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1966". Retrieved July 15, 2014. 
  7. ^ The Ventures, Wild Things! Retrieved May 29, 2015
  8. ^ Roger Williams, "Sweet Pea" single release Retrieved July 16, 2014
  9. ^ Friar Tuck, "Sweet Pea" single release Retrieved July 16, 2014
  10. ^ Manfred Mann, "Sweet Pea" Chart Position Retrieved July 16, 2014
  11. ^ Donald Lautrec, "Sweet Pea" single release Retrieved July 16, 2014
  12. ^ Jesus' Son "Sweet Pea" clip Retrieved May 15, 2015
Preceded by
"Hanky Panky" by Tommy James and the Shondells
RPM Canadian Singles Chart number-one single
August 1, 1966 (one week)
Succeeded by
"I Saw Her Again" by The Mamas & the Papas