Deep Tracks from 1971: ‘Jeepster’- T. Rex. Recently Uncut Magazine- a rock mag out of the United Kingdom put out one of their Ultimate Music Guide’s on T. Rex. In the United States T.Rex were one hit wonders- ‘Get It On’ #10 in 1971- in the United Kingdom they were big stars with numerous big hits and big hit albums. How big were they in the UK? From 1970-72 they had eight singles in a row which peaked at either #1 or #2. ‘Jeepster’ was a #2 hit in the UK. The big star of T.Rex was Marc Bolan who was killed in a car accident in 1977 which brought an end to T.Rex. The producer of ‘Jeepster’ was David Bowie’s producer Tony Vicsonti.