Today's piece of Lost Jewelry from the Vaults at Oldiez 93 for Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 comes from Hall & Oates!
On April 3rd, 1982, "Did It In A Minute" entered Billboard's Top 40 and did it all the way to #9, spending eleven weeks in the chart, far longer than many songs that went to #1.
Hall & Oates, a pop-rock-R&B duo, is Daryl Hall, born Daryl Franklin Hohl on October 11th, 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and John Oates, born April 7th, 1948 in Brooklyn, New York. The are the #1 charting duo of the Rock era.
Hall & Oates placed twenty nine songs in the Top 40 between 1976 and 1990, including six #1s and six Gold Records.
They were inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame in 2003 and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014.