Hey Joe by Frankie Laine was a UK number 1 hit on Friday, October 23, 1953 spending 2 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. It was a popular song written by Boudleaux Bryant. It was recorded by Carl Smith for Columbia Records on 19 May 1953 and spent eight weeks at #1 on the US country music chart. This marked Bryant's first number-one record. A cover version, sung by Frankie Laine and produced by Mitch Miller.
Who sang Hey Joe?
Hey Joe was performed by Frankie Laine
What year did Hey Joe get to the UK number 1 spot?
Hey Joe first became a UK number 1 on Friday, October 23, 1953
How long was Hey Joe at number 1 in the UK?
Hey Joe spent 2 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.