BILLBOARD #1 HITS: #315: ” SHOW AND TELL”- AL WILSON – JANUARY 19, 1974

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Billboard #1 Hits: #315: “Show And Tell”- Al Wilson. January 19, 1974. #1 on Billboard Hot 100 for 1 week in Billboard Hot 100.

  • Single: “Show And Tell”- Al Wilson
  • Record Company- Rocky Road
  • Genre: Soul
  • Written by Jerry Fuller
  • Time: 3:28
  • B-side: “Listen To Me”
  • Album- Show And Tell
  • Grade: A
  • Peaked at #1 1 week in Billboard Hot 100.

“Show And Tell” was first recorded by Johnny Mathis in 1972. The Mathis version made it to #36 in the Easy Listening Singles chart. Al Wilson wasn’t a one hit wonder- although “Show And Tell” is the hit everyone identifies him with. He did have 8 Hot 100 hits with 4 making the Top 40. He released five albums from 1968-79. He died of kidney failure in 2008 at the age of 68.

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