TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELLS Topped UK Singles Chart 53 Years Ago With ‘MONY MONY’…

Knockouts from the past

31 July 2019

This day 53 years ago, on 31 July 1966, American band TOMMY JAMES AND
THE SHONDELLS
landed on the top spot of the UK Singles Chart with their
jangling cracker ‘MONY MONY‘. The band had two other massive hits, the sensual Crimson and Clover and the tremendously frisky Hanky Panky.

Catch the MONY MONY beat here…

If there are some Billy Idol fans watching/listening
right now, here’s the punk’s 1981 ‘Mony Mony‘ cover…

TOMMY AND THE SHONDELLS: Biography

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