Girl Watcher

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"Girl Watcher"
Single by The O'Kaysions
from the album Girl Watcher
B-side "Deal Me In"
Released March 1968 (Original US release)
June 1968 (Second US release)
Genre Blue-eyed soul
Length 2:35
Label ABC
Songwriter(s) Ronald B. Killette, Wayne Pittman
Producer(s) North State Music
The O'Kaysions singles chronology
"Girl Watcher"
(1968)
"Love Machine"
(1968)

"Girl Watcher"
(1968)
"Love Machine"
(1968)

"Girl Watcher" is a song written by Ronald B. Killette and Wayne Pittman and performed by The O'Kaysions. It reached #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #6 on the Billboard Hot Rhythm & Blues Singles chart in 1968.[1] The song was featured on their 1968 album, Girl Watcher.[2]

The single was first released in March 1968 on North State Records, but it did not become a hit until re-released in June 1968 on ABC Records.[3]

The song was produced by North State Music.[4]

"Girl Watcher" received gold record status for a million sales from the R.I.A.A. in December 1968.[5]

The single ranked #45 on the Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1968.[6]

Other versions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The O'Kaysions, "Girl Watcher" Chart Positions". Retrieved November 20, 2016. 
  2. ^ "The O'Kaysions, Girl Watcher". Retrieved November 20, 2016. 
  3. ^ "The O'Kaysions, "Girl Watcher" Original Single Release". Retrieved November 20, 2016. 
  4. ^ "The O'Kaysions, "Girl Watcher" Second Single Release". Retrieved November 20, 2016. 
  5. ^ MurrellI, Joseph (1978). The Book of Golden Discs (2nd ed.). London: Barrie and Jenkins Ltd. p. 245. ISBN 0-214-20512-6. 
  6. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1968". Archived from the original on November 25, 2010. Retrieved November 20, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Tam White, "Girl Watcher" Single Release". Retrieved November 20, 2016. 
  8. ^ "Spontaneous Combustion, Strike Anywhere". Retrieved November 20, 2016.