Paul & Paula are Ray “Paul” Hildebrand, born on December 21, 1940 in Joshua, Texas and Jill “Paula” Jackson, born on May 20, 1942 in McCaney, Texas.  They charted 5 Billboard Hot 100 hit records between late 1962 (December) and October of 1963.

Their first two hits were Billboard Hot 100, Top 10 hits…HEY PAUL  charted on December 29, 1962 on Philips Records.  The million-selling single became a #1 hit and stayed at #1 for 3 weeks.  The follow-up single…YOUNG LOVERS  charted on March 16, 1963 and became a #6 hit record.

They would have one more Top 40 hit in June of 1963…FIRST QUARREL  made its Hot 100 debut and peaked at #27.

CLICK ON THE TITLES BELOW…LISTEN TO PAUL AND PAULA…AS THEY SING…”HEY PAUL”  AND  “YOUNG LOVERS”.

Hey Paula – 1962

Young Lovers – 1963

Till the next time—Joe

Advertisements