Label: Imperial Records - IC 8025 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Canada • Genre: Jazz, Reggae, Funk / Soul, Blues •
The composition was first recorded by Little Anthony and the Imperials on End Records and was that group's debut recording under that name.
Their original recording of the song became a Billboard Top 10 Pop smash, peaking at 4, and was The Imperials' first million-seller. It was also a two-sided hit, with its flip side, "Two People in the World," also becoming a major hit. Although it remains one of the Imperials' signature songs"Tears on My Pillow" has been extensively covered, including a No. Early copies of the single were credited simply Tears On My Pillow - Various - Romantic Times Vol. 1 "The Imperials," a group which had previously been known as "The Duponts" and "The Chesters.
Selling over a million copies, "Tears on My Pillow" was the most successful single of the Imperials' doo wop period. They also performed the tune on the American Bandstand 40th Anniversary Special also in The song was also used in the season one seventh episode of Sliders entitled "The Weaker Sex," which originally aired as episode six. The character Rembrandt Brown played by Cleavant Derricks sings the song repeatedly on the street in an effort to raise money for a motel room.
Released by Australian singer Kylie Minogue as the final single from her second studio album, Ebonics - Big L - The Big Picture (1974-1999) Yourself. It was released in February in Australia and on January 8, in Europe.
Minogue's cover was also included on the soundtrack of the film The Delinquentswhich she also starred in. The music video shows Kylie in a black dress with a Brigitte Bardot hairstyle singing the song. The video is inter-cut with clips from the film The Delinquents. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article needs additional citations for verification.
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