Song

Lady Willpower: GARY PUCKETT & THE UNION GAP

Australian singles charts:
Lady Willpower entered the Kent charts on 22 June 1968 and peaked at #4. The song was #31 on the Top 100 of 1968.

Wikipedia:
Lady Willpower was written by Jerry Fuller and recorded by Gary Puckett & The Union Gap for their US album Incredible. It is sung from the point of view of a man who is inviting (even coercing) the woman he loves to join him under the sheets.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lady_Willpower

Songfacts:
The band wore American Civil War uniforms and gave themselves military ranks, from General Puckett down to Privates Whitbread (the drummer) and Withem (the keyboardist). This was to tie in with the fact that they had taken their name from the site of a famous Civil War battle.
Read more:www.songfacts.com/facts/gary-puckett-the-union-gap/young-girl

CLICK TO COMMENT

This song is also on our Spotify playlist Bang a Gong – the 60s

After you’ve listened to this song, click HERE to pick another one!

New to Bang a Gong? Click HERE to learn more about us.