Makes my heart start to yearn

Steve Kline Ages of Rock

May 27

Travelin Man1961: The #1 song in the land is Travelin’ Man by Ricky Nelson. The song is written by Jerry Fuller, who wants Sam Cooke to record it. Cooke’s manager is not impressed and passes. Nelson is the beneficiary, with a massive #1 hit. The B-side, Hello Mary Lou, peaks at #9.

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