17 thoughts on “The Shirelles – Tonight’s the Night”

  1. We'll never see another era in our country's music history like back then. I miss those days and the music. That's when pop music had class and character. I feel so fortunate to have grown up during the '50's and '60's. The kids today simply have NO idea what they missed out on!!!

  2. What a wonderful way to remember the Shirelles with this classic hit! -" Tonights the Night" was one of MY favorites, and "Baby Its" You." This
    group had excellent singing and harmony! I was just a kid when i first
    heard their songs. Still love their songs!

  3. On this day in 1960 {September 12th} two versions of "Tonight's The Night" entered Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart; the Shirelles version peaked at #39 and spent 12 weeks on the Top 100, while the Chiffons version reached #76 and stayed on the Top 100 for 4 weeks…
    The Shirelles version reached #14 on Billboard's R&B Singles chart…
    Lead singer of the Shirelles, Shirley Alston Reeves, was the song's co-composer…
    Ms. Reeves celebrated her 72nd birthday three months ago on June 10th…

  4. Check out Youtube video Mama Said – Cannes Film Fest/Sundance. Award winning short film screened at Sundance and in the Official Selection at Cannes. Directed by Mike Costanza. Starring Lyn McDonald, Karen Hawkins, Lorinda Hawkins, and Crystal Justine.


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