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Jimmy Duncan

voc, 1935-2011 US, Houston
Singer / Composer / Songwriter / Arranger / Producer of Rock and Pop

Jimmy Duncan (né James Ollie Duncan, Jr.; 25 June 1927 Houston — 9 November 2011 Houston) was an American songwriter, singer, composer, author, arranger and producer, best known for his 1957 song "My Special Angel," a No.1 country/western hit for Bobby Helms. Duncan also co-wrote "String Along", which charted in 1960 for Fabian and in 1963 for Ricky Nelson; and "Everybody Knows", a minor hit in 1964 for Steve Lawrence.

  • Rock
  • Pop
  • Country
Popular Tracks   
Eigth Wonder of the World on Let's Go Steady, Vol. 35 by Various Artists
Joey's Lament on Make Up My Mind by Various Artists
Jailed on Jailed by Jimmy Duncan
Hurricane on Jailed by Jimmy Duncan

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Title Artist Year Type
Someday You're Gonna Be Mine / Eighth Wonder Of The WorldJimmy Duncan1961Single
Rock Around The ClockJimmy Duncan With Dick Brandon And His Orchestra1959Single
Our Song Of LoveJimmy Duncan1959Single
Run Little JoeyJimmy Duncan1957Single
Sing Me No Sad Songs, SamJimmy Duncan, Buddy Bregman Orchestra And ChorusSingle
JailedJimmy DuncanSingle
I Close The Door / Keep Me SatisfiedJimmy DuncanSingle
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