Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um

"Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um"
Single by Major Lance
from the album Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um
B-side"Sweet Music"
ReleasedDecember 1963
Songwriter(s)Curtis Mayfield
Producer(s)Carl Davis
Major Lance singles chronology
"Hey Little Girl"
"Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um"
"The Matador"

"Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um" is a song, written by Curtis Mayfield.[1]



The first recording to be released was by Major Lance, as a single in December 1963, produced by Okeh label president Carl Davis.[2]

Chart performance

The song was Major Lance's third release to make the Billboard Hot 100 and his most successful hit with a #5 peak on the Billboard Hot 100 on 8 February 1964 with a #1 peak on the Cash Box R&B chart (Billboard did not run an R&B chart November 1963-January 1965).[3] In the UK it reached #40, Lance's only UK chart appearance.[4]

Other versions


  1. ^ "" . Retrieved March 17, 2021.
  2. ^ Legacy Recordings - Major Lance Biography .
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 339.
  4. ^ "MAJOR LANCE | full Official Chart History | Official Charts Company" .
  5. ^ "Mindbenders" . Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2020-03-07.
  6. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 205.

Categories: 1963 singles | Songs written by Curtis Mayfield | Major Lance songs | The Mindbenders songs | Johnny Rivers songs | 1963 songs | 1964 singles | 1965 singles | 1978 singles | Big Tree Records singles

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