Des O'Connor

UK. b. 1932; television personality.
Label: Columbia (EMI)
Musicians: Des O'Connor (vcls)
Producers: Norman Newell
Writers: Bob Hilliard/Carl Sigman
DB 8275 Careless Hands 28 Oct 1967 42-28-27-15-10-6-7-11-11-14 Pts: 191
    Original: Sammy Kaye (1949); sales: 250000  
    13 Jan 1968 17-28-33-41-46-41 Pts: 55
Writers: Les Reed/Barry Mason
DB 8397 I Pretend 27 Apr 1968 53-50-44-33-22-22-13-9-6-5-3-3-1-2-3-5-12-14-14-18-18-21-25-31-34-43-48-45-48-42-47-43-40-45-45-39 Pts: 656
    sales: 250000  
SCX 6208 Careless Hands LP 27 Jul 1968 41 Pts: 3
Musicians: Des O'Connor (vcls)
Producers: Norman Newell
Writers: traditional/Michael Carr
DB 8492 1-2-3 O'Leary 2 Nov 1968 51-53-31-16-6-4-4-4-8 Pts: 206
    sales: 250000  
    11 Jan 1969 14-17-22 Pts: 48
SCX 6295 I Pretend LP 23 Nov 1968 31-8-16-8-10-11 Pts: 36
    11 Jan 1969 33-32-34 Pts: 9
Writers: J. Dale
DB 8566 Dick-A-Dum-Dum (King's Road) 3 May 1969 46-28-24-14-18-14-23-30-41-41 Pts: 117
Writers: Des O'Connor/Conti
DB 8632 Loneliness 22 Nov 1969 37-26-24-19-18-24 Pts: 72
    10 Jan 1970 31-40-46-44 Pts: 28
DB 8661 I'll Go On Hoping 7 Mar 1970 36-43-30-36-40-41-42 Pts: 53
Writers: Bill Anderson
DB 8713 The Tips Of My Fingers 19 Sep 1970 42-35-33-15-19-17-20-21-30-29-34-37-37-38-38 Pts: 157
    Original: Bill Anderson (1960)  
SCX 6417 With Love LP 21 Nov 1970 43-xx-54-40 Pts: 8
Label: Pye
NSPL 18390 Sing A Favourite Song LP 18 Nov 1972 35-26-25-44-40 Pts: 17
Label: Telstar
Musicians: Des O'Connor (vcls)
Producers: Alan D. Barson
STAR 2245 Des O'Connor Now LP 6 Oct 1984 48-43-32-56-56-50-56-33-26-26-32-24-37 Pts: 37
    sales: 100000  
Label: Columbia (EMI)
DB 9166 Neighbours 2 Apr 1988 100 Pts: 1
Label: Columbia (CBS)
4727302 Portrait LP 28 Nov 1992 71-65-63-63 Pts: 7
    sales: 60000  

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