Chad & Jeremy

Genres: Comedy Movies Pop / Rock
Tags: 60s oldies british pop classic rock british invasion Powered by AudioScrobbler
Decades: 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Biography

Chad Stuart (10 December 1943, Durham, England; vocals, guitar, banjo, keyboards, sitar) and Jeremy Clyde (b. 22 March 1944, Buckinghamshire, England; vocals, guitar) met as students at London’s Central School of Speech and Drama and soon began performing together with Stuart providing the musical accompaniment to Clyde’s lyrics. Their early releases for the Ember label offered a brand of folk-influenced pop similar to that of Peter And Gordon, but the duo was unable to make commercial inroads in the UK. However, their quintessential Englishness inspired four US Top 30 hits, including ‘Yesterday’s Gone’ and ‘A Summer Song’ the latter of which reached number 7. Their acting ability made them perfect for television, and they guested on many US television shows and sitcoms, including The Dick Van Dyke Show, Hullabaloo, Laredo, Batman, and The Andy Williams Show. The 1967 concept album Of Cabbages And Kings was produced by Gary Usher...

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