Song of the Day #5,179: ‘Angel Say No’ – Tommy Tutone

Here’s the rare case where a one-hit wonder’s second-biggest hit came before their breakthrough.

Power pop band Tommy Tutone is known for the 1981 hit ‘867-5309/Jenny,’ a song I remember fondly from my own childhood. I think I was one of the thousands of people who tried dialing the number to ask for Jenny. The press at the time was filled with accounts of homes and businesses having to change their numbers due to the influx of calls.

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