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“Wayne Newton sings ‘Daddy don’t you walk so fast'”

09 Jun

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“Daddy Don’t You Walk So Fast” is a song written by Peter Callander and Geoff Stephens and performed by Wayne Newton. It sold over one million copies and was awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. in July 1972.[1] The song reached #3 on the adult contemporary chart, #4 on the Billboard Hot 100, and #55 on the country chart in 1972.[2] The song spent one week as #1 on the Cashbox chart on August 5, 1972, went one as #1 in Canada, and spent three weeks as #1 in Australia. The song appeared on his 1972 album, Daddy Don’t You Walk So Fast.[3]

The song was produced by Wes Farrell and arranged by Mike Melvoin.[4]

The song was ranked #10 on Billboard magazine’s Top Hot 100 songs of 1972.[5] The song also was ranked #7 on the Kent Music Report’s 25 songs of 1972.

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4 responses to ““Wayne Newton sings ‘Daddy don’t you walk so fast'”

  1. LindaGHill

    May 31, 2016 at 12:02 am

    I’d totally forgotten about this song. I remember it made me cry…

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  2. America On Coffee

    June 1, 2016 at 4:29 am

    Sorry… 0nly want others to #:? think. O:-)

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  3. LindaGHill

    June 1, 2016 at 10:57 am

    Oh no, I’m fine with it now. It’s great! Thanks for the memory. :D

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  4. America On Coffee

    June 1, 2016 at 7:41 pm

    ;-) Daddies!

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