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  1. The Platters: Winner Take All / The Great Pretender ‎ (7") Mercury: * Belgium: Sell This Version: The Platters: The Great Pretender ‎ (Shellac, 10") Mercury: Canada: Sell This Version: The Platters: The Great Pretender / I'm Just A Dancing Partner 4/5(2).
  2. In , “The Great Pretender” went to #1 on both the R&B and the Pop Singles charts very soon after The Platters had their first big hit with “Only You (And You Alone).” “The Great Pretender” also went to #5 in the U.K. and #1 in Australia.
  3. In the #8 Rock & Roll song in the charts was The Great Pretender by The Platters. Watch the music video and discover trivia about this classic Rock & Roll song now.
  4. The Platters embraced the opportunity, and throughout the second half of the '50s, they racked up a number of huge crossover hits, none better than their second Top Ten hit, "The Great Pretender." Written by the group's manager, Buck Ram, the song is a classic lament of unrequited love -- the narrator pretends that he's doing well, even though.
  5. Platters - Great Pretender - acirinleacuni.dingmiforsuledanjeleatasurgema.infoinfo Music. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Account Sign in Account & Lists Returns & /5(9).
  6. the platters are one of the finest groups in the music world, i like particularly their version of the great pretender, brings back many happy memories of when my dearly departed mother used to sing along with them and other golden greats/5(9).
  7. Jun 04,  · Released in , "The Great Pretender" was originally recorded by American vocal group The Platters. Tony Williams sang the vocals while Buck Ram penned the lyrics and music. It placed no. 1 on the Billboard charts while no.5 on the UK charts in In , Rolling Stone ranked it th greatest song of all time.
  8. "The Great Pretender" is a popular song recorded by The Platters, with Tony Williams on lead vocals, and released as a single on November 3, The words and music were written by Buck Ram, the Platters' manager and producer who was a successful songwriter before moving into producing and management."The Great Pretender" reached the number one position on both the R&B and pop .

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