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Saturday 2 May 1964, 5.55-6.30pm


Panel: Maureen Cleave, Freddie Garrity, Dick Haymes, Barbara Windsor
P J Proby, mystery guest


Producer: Neville Wortman


Records played:
Brazilian Shake – Tom Springfield Combo (Philips) MISS 3-1
You Might As Well Forget Him – Tommy Quickly (Piccadilly) HIT 3-2
Hold Me – P J Proby (Decca) HIT
Skin – Allan Sherman (Warner) MISS 3-2
We Will Make Love (Remake) – Russ Hamilton (Ember) MISS 3-1
One And One Is Two – Mike Shannon and the Strangers (Philips) MISS 3-1
No Particular Place To Go – Chuck Berry HIT 4-0
Someone, Someone – Brian Poole and the Tremeloes HIT 4-0
You Are Here – Carvelles (Fontana) MISS 3-1


P J Proby: “When Hold Me came out, I was sure it was going to be a Miss on JBJ because Dick Haymes was on the panel. I’d done a rock version of his beautiful ballad and when I shook hands with him, I said, ‘I’m so sorry, I’m so sorry.’ I told him afterwards, ‘I can sing ballads, you just haven’t heard me yet.’ He said, ‘I was in the era of crooners and we had to sing like that. You’re with the Beatles now and you’ve done a great job.’ I thought, ‘If the Beatles accept me, if Dick Haymes accepts me, I’ll stick around.”

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