Today's piece of Lost Jewelry from the Vaults at Oldiez 93 for Thursday, November 16th, 2017 comes from Bobby Vee!
On August 12th, 1967, "Come Back When You Grow Up" entered Billboard's Top 40 and climbed up to #3, spending three weeks in third place and was certified a Gold Record.
Bobby Vee, born Robert Velline on April 30th, 1943 in Fargo, North Dakota is a pop singer. He also acted in the movies "Swingin' Along", "It's Trad Dad", "Play It Cool", "C'mon Let's Live A Little" and "Just For Fun".
Bobby placed fourteen songs in the Top 40 between 1960 and 1968, including one #1 and one Gold Record.
Bobby Vee continued to perform until 2011, when he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease. Bobby passed away on October 24th, 2016 from complication of the disease. Vee was 73.