mid to late 60s, Rick Nelson continued to record
great songs. Please watch and enjoy a few more
of Rick's best television performances beginning
with this pre-Beatles single which reached #6.
in the summer of 1963 she must have seen
the Beatles coming. By the time the
Fab Four had taken over the music
on the chart but vanished in two weeks flat,
never rising above #96. For Rick Nelson
the pop music landscape of the mid 60s
had become a "Mean Old World."
1986 to the shocking news that Rick Nelson
had died in a plane crash the night before.