Carl Dobkins, Jr.
Carl Edward Dobkins Jr. (January 13, 1941 – April 8, 2020) was an American singer and songwriter, best known for his 1959 hit, "My Heart Is an Open Book", which went to No.3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The record sold over one million copies, resulting in the award of a gold disc.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 13, 1941 (Cincinnati), Died April 8, 2020
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1958 - 1961
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
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Recordings (Results 26-31 of 31 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||NA 11508||4/20/1961||That's what I call true love||Carl Dobkins, Jr.||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11509||4/20/1961||Pretty little girl in the yellow dress||Carl Dobkins, Jr.||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11510||4/20/1961||Sawdust dolly||Carl Dobkins, Jr.||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11582||6/20/1961||A chance to belong||Carl Dobkins, Jr.||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11583||6/20/1961||Ask me no questions||Carl Dobkins, Jr.||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11584||6/20/1961||Sawdust dolly||Carl Dobkins, Jr.||vocalist|
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Dobkins, Carl, Jr.. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116267.
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