1910 Fruitgum Company
The 1910 Fruitgum Company virtually exploded onto the National charts in 1968 with the first single release, “SIMON SAYS”. The song quickly moved up the charts to become a top hit record on the national charts, (#4) and reached the top of the charts in the United Kingdom. The 1910 Fruitgum Company followed up this initial success with another smash hit, "1-2-3 RED LIGHT", (#5) The group’s next hit record, "INDIAN GIVER" became The 1910 Fruitgum Company’s third Gold record. Other releases to follow included, "MAY I TAKE A GIANT STEP", “SPECIAL DELIVERY”, “THE TRAIN, GOODY GOODY GUMDROPS“ and “REFLECTIONS FROM THE LOOKING GLASS”. Several other songs created a virtual treasure chest of albums! The 1910 Fruitgum Company has sold over 15 million records and has been covered by the likes of Joan Jett and the Ramones. The group is led by original founding member Frank Jeckell and partner Mick Mansueto. The group travels and performs throughout the United States performing at large capacity concerts, casinos, cruises, festivals and corporate music events. The group has appeared on Dick Clark’s American Bandstand, and Cousin Brucie’s Palisade Park reunion show.