Rolling Stone: DAVID ESSEX

Australian singles chart:
Rolling Stone entered the Kent Music Report on 6 October 1975 and peaked at #19.

The song is on All the Fun of the Fair which entered the Kent Music Report album chart on 17 November 1975 and peaked at #6.

David Essex

Jeff Wayne

Record label of Australian release:

All The Fun Of The Fair is the third studio album by David Essex, originally released in 1975.
Three singles were released from the album: Rolling Stone reached #19 in Australia, Hold Me Close peaked at #2 and If I Could reached #83.

Essex’s pop idol looks gave him a strong female fan base, and his British tours created scenes of hysteria reminiscent of Beatlemania. According to The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles, he was voted the number one British male vocalist in 1974 and was a teen idol for more than a decade.
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