Little Eva is famous for her chart topping 1962 hit, "The Loco-Motion." Her other hits include "Keep Your Hands Off My Baby" (1962) and the plucky "Let's Turkey Trot" (1963). She also recorded as Big Dee Irwin (with Little Eva) for "Swinging On A Star" (1963). Little Eva was discovered by famed songwriting team Carole King and then husband Gerry Goffin while babysitting for their daughter.
The song(s) featured on this page are on:
- Teen Time - The Young Years Of Rock and Roll, Volume 2: I Got Rhythm (VA)
- The Best of Little Eva
- The Best Of The Girl Groups, Vol. 2 (VA)
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- Keep Your Hands Off My Baby 1962
- Let's Turkey Trot 1963
- The Loco-Motion 1962
(This classic oldies dance song topped both the R&B and Pop/Rock charts for Little Eva in 1962 and later also topped the charts for Grand Funk (1974). "The Loco-Motion" later also became a hit for Kylie Minogue (1988).)
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