Teen Age Idol

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"Teen Age Idol"
Single by Rick Nelson
B-side"I've Got My Eyes on You (And I Like What I See)"
ReleasedAugust 4, 1962
GenrePop
Length2:25
LabelImperial Records 5864
Songwriter(s)Jack Lewis
Rick Nelson singles chronology
"Young World" / "Summertime"
(1962)
"Teen Age Idol"
(1962)
"It's Up to You"
(1962)

"Teen Age Idol" is a song written by Jack Lewis and performed by Rick Nelson. The song reached #2 on the adult contemporary chart, #5 on the Billboard Hot 100, and #39 in the UK in 1962.[1] The single's B-side, "I've Got My Eyes on You (And I Like What I See)", reached #105 on the Billboard chart.[2]

The song is ranked #77 on Billboard magazine's Top 100 songs of 1962.[3]

Cover versions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rick Nelson, "Teen Age Idol" Chart Positions Retrieved April 12, 2014
  2. ^ Rick Nelson, "I've Got My Eyes on You (And I Love What I See)" Chart Positions Retrieved April 12, 2014
  3. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1962". Archived from the original on December 7, 2013. Retrieved April 12, 2014.
  4. ^ Jo Ann Campbell, "Teen Age Idol" Single Release Retrieved April 12, 2014
  5. ^ Keith Moon, Two Sides of the Moon Retrieved April 12, 2014