14,930 total votes
Gene Pitney

Gene Pitney

Gene Francis Alan Pitney was an American singer-songwriter, musician, and sound engineer. Through the mid-1960s, he enjoyed success as a recording artist on both sides of the Atlantic and was among the group of early 1960s American acts who continued to enjoy hits after the British Invasion. Pitney charted 16 Top-40 hits in the U.S., four in the Top 10. In the UK he had 22 Top-40 hits, and 11 singles in the Top Ten. He also wrote the early 1960s hits "Rubber Ball" recorded by Bobby Vee, "He's a Rebel" by the Crystals, and "Hello Mary Lou" by Ricky Nelson. In 2002, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Gene Pitney

The Best Gene Pitney Albums of All Time 201 votes List of the best Gene Pitney albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Gene Pitney discography is ...

Gene Pitney is ranked on...

#303 of 1,173 People who voted for Gene Pitney... People over 50 are 3x more likely to vote for this also upvote James Cagney on The Best Actors in Film History The Best Singers of All Time 2M VOTES Who are the best singers of all time? That's a tough question to ask. This list includes many of the greatest vocalists ever...
#644 of 2,104 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time 13.3M VOTES When VH1 polled fellow artists to name the greatest artists of all time, it seemed like a good idea---but in reality, the li...
#616 of 2,303 People who voted for Gene Pitney... also upvote James Bond Franchise on Every James Bond Movie, Ranked Best to Worst The Best Rock Bands of All Time 2.9M VOTES There are thousands of rock bands that have existed throughout the decades ever since the dawn of rock and roll, but only th...
#137 of 238 Rock Stars Whose Deaths Were The Most Untimely 222.7k VOTES Dead rock stars, ranked in order of how much potential great music was lost to this world by their untimely passing. Th...
#154 of 269 The Top Pop Artists of the 1960s 70.5k VOTES List of the best pop artists of the 60s, ranked. The 1960s may very well be the best decade for music in the rock era. Music...
#54 of 282 The Greatest Male Pop Singers of All Time 240.4k VOTES These are the top male pop singers of all time. This list of male pop stars is for you to vote on to decide just who is the ...
#459 of 555 The Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s 521.3k VOTES The greatest and most prolific artists of music's most colorful decade are remembered on this list. This list is based sol...
#16 of 136 The Most Undeserving Members of the Rock Hall of Fame 292.6k VOTES The most undeserving members of the Rock Hall of Fame are all respectable and successful musicians and bands but quite simpl...
#226 of 269 Rank the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Inductees 260.7k VOTES A complete list of bands and artists inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, ranked in order of preference by music fa...
#446 of 521 The Greatest Pop Groups & Artists of All Time 554.5k VOTES For years, pop music has dominated your radio dial. No matter where you listen, there's no doubt that pop music bands and po...
Famous People Named Gene 9.5k VIEWS List of famous people named Gene, along with photos. How many celebrities named Gene can you think of? The famous Genes belo...

Gene Pitney is also found on...

Famous People From Connecticut Famous People Who Died of Cardiovascular Disease Famous People Who Died in Brecon Beacons Famous People Who Died in Cardiff TV Actors from Hartford