Check out Please Mr. Postman by The Marvelettes on Amazon Music. It is the debut single by the Marvelettes for the…, The Marvelettes were an all-girl group who achieved popularity in the early to mid-1960s. The Marvelettes - Please Mr. Postman (1961) If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. The same could be said of the 1961 #1 hit, “Please Mr. Postman.” The smash-hit by The Marvelettes evoked such a rabid response by people all over the world, two other bands capitalized on its unrelenting success. In April 1961, the Marvelettes (then known as "The Marvels") arranged an audition for Berry Gordy's Tamla label. I've been standin' here waitin', Mr. Postman So so patiently For just a card or just a letter Sayin' he's returnin' home to me Please, Mr. Postman (Please, Mr. Postman, look and see) Whoa yeah (Is there a letter in your bag for me?) Freddie Gorman, himself a Det… The Marvelettes' "Please Mr. Postman" also has the distinction of being the first Motown record to top both the R&B and the Billboard Hot 100 charts. Buyer to include $6.00 S&H for the first record each additional is $3.00 4. I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch), Diana Ross and the Supremes with the Temptations, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. 3. minor stain lower back *** tiny pin-hole lower corner *** vynle="ex/vg+" condition. 1961 Preview SONG TIME Angel. "Please Mr. Postman" is a song written by Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie … (For more about the group, read here .) The Marvelettes: Forever More – The Complete Motown Albums Vol. Not only that, it is the first Motown song to later reach #1 on the Hot 100 a second time when the Carpenters took it there in 1975. Some say it takes a village to raise a child. //]]>. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. Please, Mr. Postman, look and see Is there a letter, a letter for me? In character as Nick Fury, Jackson suggests "Marvel," like The Marvelettes. thick original heavy cardboard. Javascript is required to view shouts on this page. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1961 white globe label Vinyl release of Please Mr. Postman on Discogs. &quo…, "Please Mr. Postman" is a song written by Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie Gorman, Brian Holland, and Robert Bateman. Georgia and a friend, William Garrett, write “Please Mr. Postman.” With help from Motown’s Brian Holland, Freddie Gorman – by day an actual postman – and Robert Bateman – who gain co-writer credits – the song is recorded and released in August 1961. Marvels original lead singer Georgia Dobbins needed an original song for their audition, and got a blues song from her friend William Garrett, which she then reworked for the group. “Please Mr. Postman” probably sounded like a novelty when it came out — a girl-group number that was simultaneously sadder (thanks to the heart … 2, which included their later albums and bonus material, was released in 2011.Their much-covered 1961 million-selling # 1 hit tune "Please Mr Postman" was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2011. They consisted of schoolmates Gladys Horton, Katherine Anderson (nee Schnaffer), Georgeanna Tillman (nee Gordon), Juanita Cowart (later Juanita Cowart Motley) and Georgia Dobbins, who was replaced by Wanda Young (nee Rogers) prior to the group signing their first deal. It is the debut single by the Marvelettes for the Tamla (Motown) label, notable as the first Motown song to reach the number-one position on the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart. They consisted of schoolmates Gladys Horton, Katherine Anderson (nee Schnaffer), Georgeanna Tillman…, The Marvelettes were an all-girl group who achieved popularity in the early to mid-1960s. 2:30 PREVIEW I Want a Guy. "Please Mr. Postman" is a song written by Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie Gorman, Brian Holland, and Robert Bateman. When she has no idea what he's talking about, he sings "Please Mr. Postman" to provide a guidepost. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. It is the de…, "Please Mr. Postman" is a song written by Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie Gorman, Brian Holland, and Robert Bateman. TIDAL is the first global music streaming service with high fidelity sound, hi-def video quality, along with expertly curated playlists and original content — making it a trusted source for music and culture. They consisted of schoolmates Gladys Horton, Katherine Anderson (nee Schnaffer), Georgeanna Tillman (nee Gordon), Juanita Cowart (later Juanita C…. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1961 Vinyl release of Please Mr. Postman on Discogs. The group was the first major successful act of Motown Records after, The Marvelettes were an all-girl group who achieved popularity in the early to mid-1960s. We're going to send you on your way in just a sec. Scrobbling is when Last.fm tracks the music you listen to and automatically adds it to your music profile. 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