It was originally recorded by the Top Notes, but it became a chart hit as a single by the Isley Brothers in 1962. The song has been covered by several artists, including the Beatles on their first album Please Please Me (1963), the Tremeloes in 1962, and the Who in 1970 and 1984.
Album Twist & Shout. Twist and Shout Lyrics. Twist and Shout is a song written by Phil Medley and Bert Russell (stage name for Bert Berns). It was originally titled Shake It Up, Baby and recorded by the Top Notes and then covered by The Isley Brothers. The Isley Brothers' version, with Ronald Isley on lead vocals, was the first major hit recording of the song, peaking at No. 17 on the . pop top 40 charts, and No. 2 on the US R&B charts. The song quickly became a frequently covered R&B tune in the early 1960s.
Shout" is a popular American song, originally recorded by the Isley Brothers. Released in 1959, it was written by the brothers themselves as a call and response answer to Jackie Wilson's "Lonely Teardrops", which they would occasionally cover in live performances. While the song did not reach higher than on the Billboard Hot 100, it became the brothers' first gold single on the basis of its longevity, and it became a much-covered tune, with many . and international artists recording the song.
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|A||Twist And Shout
Written-By – B. Russell*, B. Medley*
Written By – F. Green-S. Green
|SWF-21022||The Isley Bros.*||Twist And Shout / Wa Watusi (7", RE)||Scepter/Wand Forever||SWF-21022||US||Unknown|
|GT4-2229||The Isley Brothers||Twist & Shout (7")||King Records||GT4-2229||Canada||1984|
|GT4-2229||The Isley Brothers||Twist & Shout / Wa Watusi (7")||Gusto Records||GT4-2229||US||1984|
|SWF-21022||The Isley Bros.*||Twist And Shout (7", Single, RE)||Scepter/Wand Forever||SWF-21022||US||Unknown|