Jeff Barry BIOGRAPHY
Label(s): A&M Records
Jeff Barry was a member of A&M Records' artists and repertoire staff. He told Goldmine, "I didn't make a whole lot of records. I was going through a lot of personal things...but I loved A&M. I had such a good time there, I forgot to make hits." Among the work Barry produced for A&M were the single "Chapel of Love" by Robin and Jo, and a Nino Tempo album. He also recorded his own solo album Walkin' in the Sun which was released in 1972.
Joined A&M Records in 1972 as a producer. His first single for A&M was by Robin & Jo.
In 1980, Barry returned to A&M for the movie soundtrack of The Idolmaker."
While his tenure at A&M was short, Barry was one of the top songwriters and producers in the United States. Among the hits he co-wrote are "Leader of the Pack" and "Chapel of Love." As a producer, his hits include "Da Doo Ron Ron" by The Crystals, The Ronettes' "Be My Baby," "I'm a Believer" by The Monkees and Olivia Newton-John's "I Honestly Love You." He was also a long-time producer for Neil Diamond and
Recipe for Rock and Roll the Hit Sound of Jeff Barry. Don Charles. Goldmine, April 2, 1993.
OFFICIAL WEB SITE: Jeff Barry
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Jeff Barry DISCOGRAPHY
FORMAT KEY LEGEND
| 1 = long playing vinyl album |
2 = compact disc
3 = VHS video tape
4 = cassette tape
5 = Digital Compact Cassette
7 = 7-inch vinyl single
8 = 8-track tape
| 9 = Longbox cassette |
0 = open reel tape
12 = 12-inch single
PS = picture sleeve
TS = cassette single
MT = mastertone/ringback
Jeff Barry U.S. Album Discography
|Walkin' in the Sun||A&M Records||SP 4393||1973|
Jeff Barry U.S. Singles and E.P. Discography
|Walkin' in the Sun/Whatcha Wanna Do||A&M Records||1422||1973|
Jeff Barry U.S. Song List
|Walkin' in the Sun||1973||SP 4393|
|Walkin' in the Sun/Whatcha Wanna Do||1973||1422|
|Walkin' In the Sun|
|Whatcha Wanna Do|
Jeff Barry MUSIC CHARTS
Jeff Barry on Record ChartsNo US Albums or Compilations made it to the charts.
No Singles or EPs made it to the charts.