Herman's Hermits

Formed 1963, Manchester, UK
Label: Columbia (EMI)
Musicians: Peter Noone (vcls); Derek Leckenby (gtr); Keith Hopwood (gtr); Karl Green (bs); Barry Whitman (drms)
Producers: Mickie Most
Writers: Gerry Goffin/Carole King
DB 7338 I'm Into Something Good 15 Aug 1964 40-25-18-7-3-1-1-2-2-5-10-15-24-38-47 Pts: 473
    Original: Earl Jean (Aug 1964); sales: 250000  
DB 7408 Show Me Girl 14 Nov 1964 39-25-19-19-20-25-32-30 Pts: 90
SEG 8380 Hermania EP 23 Jan 1965 19 Pts: 3
Musicians: Peter Noone (vcls); Derek Leckenby (gtr); Keith Hopwood (gtr); Karl Green (bs); Barry Whitman (drms)
Producers: Mickie Most
Writers: Frank Slay/Bob Crewe
DB 7475 Silhouettes 13 Feb 1965 41-13-4-3-3-3-9-9-14-20-30-47 Pts: 294
    Original: Rays (Oct 1957); sales: 250000  
Writers: Lou Adler/Herb Alpert/Sam Cooke
DB 7546 Wonderful World 17 Apr 1965 22-19-14-11-7-11-15-19-35-46 Pts: 164
    Original: Sam Cooke (Jun 1960)  
SEG 8440 Mrs Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter EP 5 Jun 1965 6-3-4-3-3-3-4-7-8-8-8-9-10-12-15-12-17-16-16-17-xx-19 Pts: 99
Musicians: Peter Noone (vcls); Derek Leckenby (gtr); Keith Hopwood (gtr); Karl Green (bs); Barry Whitman (drms)
Writers: Kenny Young
DB 7670 Just A Little Bit Better 28 Aug 1965 30-21-16-15-15-17-19-27-33 Pts: 126
33SX 1727 Herman's Hermits LP 4 Sep 1965 20-xx-xx-16 Pts: 9
SEG 8442 Herman's Hermits' Hits EP 18 Sep 1965 20-18-10-12-10-12-13-16-18-19 Pts: 29
Musicians: Peter Noone (vcls); Derek Leckenby (gtr); Keith Hopwood (gtr); Karl Green (bs); Barry Whitman (drms)
Producers: Mickie Most
Writers: Steve Barri/P. F. Sloane
DB 7791 A Must To Avoid 18 Dec 1965 33-26-19 Pts: 34
    From the film 'Hold On' (1966).  
    15 Jan 1966 8-6-6-8-11-26-47 Pts: 153
Writers: Anthony Hazzard
DB 7861 You Won't Be Leaving 19 Mar 1966 39-25-21-20-20-26-39 Pts: 77
Writers: D. Thomas/E. Levitt
DB 7947 This Door Swings Both Ways 18 Jun 1966 37-23-18-20-23-32-41 Pts: 77
SEG 8503 Hold On EP 20 Aug 1966 10-7-9-8-9-8-5-4-5-6-10 Pts: 35
Musicians: Peter Noone (vcls); Derek Leckenby (gtr); Keith Hopwood (gtr); Karl Green (bs); Barry Whitman (drms)
Producers: Mickie Most
Writers: Graham Gouldman
DB 8012 No Milk Today 1 Oct 1966 35-20-17-9-7-9-12-18-23-33-42 Pts: 178
Writers: Les Reed/Geoff Stevens
DB 8123 There's A Kind Of Hush 4 Feb 1967 48-32-19-11-8-7-10-13-15-23-35 Pts: 185
Writers: Rick Jones
DB 8327 I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving 13 Jan 1968 34-17-14-11-11-16-20-28-34 Pts: 136
Writers: John Carter/Russell Alquist
DB 8404 Sleepy Joe 27 Apr 1968 40-22-14-12-12-12-17-16-32-49 Pts: 149
Writers: John Carter/Geoff Stevens
DB 8446 Sunshine Girl 13 Jul 1968 48-29-15-10-8-8-9-13-16-20-25-30-35 Pts: 212
Writers: Ricca Del Turco/Giancar Bigazzi/Jack Fishman
DB 8504 Something's Happening 14 Dec 1968 33-28-10 Pts: 42
    Adapted from the Italian song ' Luglio'.  
    11 Jan 1969 6-7-6-14-14-20-24-37-42-32-42 Pts: 185
Writers: John Stephens/John Carter
DB 8563 My Sentimental Friend 19 Apr 1969 27-15-5-2-2-4-7-18-27-31-39-47 Pts: 295
  Best Of Herman's Hermits LP 26 Apr 1969 17 Pts: 5
Label: Columbia (EMI)
Musicians: Peter Noone (vcls); Derek Leckenby (gtr); Keith Hopwood (gtr); Karl Green (bs); Barry Whitman (drms)
Producers: Mickie Most
Writers: Andre Popp/Jack Fishman
DB 8656 Years May Come Years May Go 31 Jan 1970 32-24-12-11-8-9-7-13-16-22-24-xx-45 Pts: 210
    Original: Andre Popp Orchestra  
Label: RAK
Writers: Errol Brown/Tony Wilson/G. Bigazzi/G. Savio
RAK 106 Lady Barbara 7 Nov 1970 48-44-34-24-16-17-15-13-13 Pts: 122
    16 Jan 1971 32-37-48 Pts: 22

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