The Star hit no 1 on the Go-Set National Top 40 on 15 November 1969.
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Ross D. Wyllie is an Australian pop music singer, television presenter and producer from the 1960s and 1970s. Wyllie had a top 20 hit with his cover of Ray Stevens’ song ‘Funny Man’ and an Australian No. 1 with ‘The Star’ written by Johnny Young, both in 1969. Originally from Brisbane, he hosted Uptight, a weekly four-hour music series on Channel 0 in Melbourne from 1967 to 1969. In 1970 he followed with a similar show Happening ’70, and from 1978 to 1980 he presented films on a late-night time slot.
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