Today's piece of Lost Jewelry from the Vaults at Oldiez 93 for Friday, November 27th, 2015 comes from Sam The Sham & The Pharoahs!
On October 15th, 1966, "The Hair On My Chinny-Chin-Chin" entered Billboard's Top 40 and blew its way up to #22, spending a short five weeks in the chart.
Sam The Sham was born Domingo Samudio on March 6th, 1939 in Dallas, Texas. The Pharoahs were Ray Stinnet, Butch Gibson, David Martin and Jerry Patterson. Martin died of a heart attack on August 2nd, 1987 at the age of 50.
Sam The Sham & The Pharoahs placed six songs in the Top 40 between 1965 and 1967 including two Gold Records.