- 3 days, 23 hours agoGoodnight folks, another day down. @artbellsghost is up next. He still hasn’t friended me back, but that’s okay.
Where were you in 1962?
“Duke of Earl” is a 1962 US number-one song, originally by Gene Chandler. It is the best known of Chandler’s songs, and he subsequently dubbed himself ‘The Duke of Earl’. The song was penned by Bernice Williams, Eugene Dixon (Chandler’s real name), and Earl Edwards. This song was a 2002 inductee into the Grammy Hall of Fame. It has also been selected by The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as one of the 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll