One of the unsung heroes of the rock and roll era, Gene Pitney crossed paths with a wide array of rock royalty while amassing a sizable string of hits. Pitney arrived on the scene in the late Fifties as a gifted songwriter, capable musician and incredible singer. His dramatic tenor, given to piercing climaxes, was among the more remarkable voices of the age.

In Australia and New Zealand, Pitney is one the most successful recording artists of all time. Achieving an astonishing 27 Top 40 hits, 12 of which made the Top 10.


01 Twenty-Four Hours From Tulsa

02 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

03 If I Didn’t Have A Dime

04 It Hurts To Be In Love

05 Something’s Gotten Hold Of My Heart

06 Half Heaven Half Heartache

07 Last Chance To Turn Around

08 Only Love Can Break A Heart

09 Town Without Pity

10 Looking Through The Eyes Of Love

11 Backstage

12 (I Wanna) Love My Life Away

13 Maria Elena

14 Somewhere In The Country

15 A Street Called Hope

16 Shady Lady

17 Lips Are Redder On You

18 Yours Until Tomorrow


01 True Love Never Runs Smooth

02 Who Needs It

03 Mecca

04 I’m Gonna Be Strong

05 That Girl Belongs To Yesterday

06 I Must Be Seeing Things

07 Every Breath I Take

08 Hawaii

09 Princess In Rags

10 (In The) Cold Light Of Day

11 Marianne

12 The Boss’s Daughter

13 She’s A Heartbreaker

14 Yesterday’s Hero

15 Cornflower Blue

16 Billie You’re My Friend

17 Nobody Need Your Love

18 Just One Smile