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Video: The Shirelles – Mamma Said

Mama Said” is a song performed by The Shirelles, written by Luther Dixon and Willie Denson. It became a top ten hit, on both the pop and R&B charts, when it was released as a single in 1961. “Mama Said” went number four on the Billboard Hot 100 and number two on the R&B chart.[1] It has been covered by American Spring, Melanie, Dusty Springfield, and The Stereos as well as a young Dionne Bromfield. It was also the inspiration for “Days Like This” by Van Morrison. It was also covered by Nick Lowe on his 2001 album The Convincer.


Watch: The Shirelles sing “Mamma Said”. 1961.



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