Gimme Little Sign" is a classic soul music song, originally performed by Brenton Wood. It was released in 1967 on the album Oogum Boogum. It was written by Wood (under his real name, Alfred Smith), Joe Hooven and Jerry Winn. The most well known version is by Brenton Wood, which peaked at number 9 in the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, and also was top 10 in the UK Singles Chart and Australia. Mighty Mo Rodgers played the electronic organ on the recording.
He showed little interest in education but performed in school plays, sang in talent shows and won first prize in a local art contest. Wilson began his career at the age of 12 leading his own spiritual quartet and singing in the church choir, even performing covers of country and western hits as circumstances dictated.
Discover all Major Lance's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Gimme Little Sign by Brenton Wood (1967). was covered in. Rhythm! by The Impressions (2013). Pride and Joy (1963).
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Major Lance (April 4, 1939, 1941 or 1942 – September 3, 1994) was an American R&B singer. After a number of US hits in the 1960s, including "The Monkey Time" and "Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um", he became an iconic figure in Britain in the 1970s among followers of Northern soul. Although he stopped making records in 1982, Major Lance continued to perform at concerts and on tours until his death in 1994.
|A||Gimme Little Sign
Written-By – Smith*, Winn*, Hover*
|B||How Can You Say Goodbye (To Someone Who's In Love With You)
Written-By – L. Simons*
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|CS 2117||Major Lance||Gimme Little Sign (7", Sol)||Contempo||CS 2117||UK||1977|
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