domingo, 19 de agosto de 2012

JOHN LEE HOOKER-BOOM BOOM


"Boom Boom" is a blues song written by John Lee Hooker and recorded in 1961. The song was a hit in the US in 1962 and 1992 in the UK. It is one of Hooker's most identifiable songs and has been recorded by numerous blues and other artists, including a 1965 Pop hit by The Animals.

The song became a hit, reaching #16 in the Billboard R&B chart where it spent eight weeks in 1962. "Boom Boom" also made an appearance on the US Billboard Hot 100 1962 at #60, one of only two Hooker singles to do so. Thirty years later, after being featured in a Lee Jeans commercial in 1992, the song reached #16 in the UK Singles Chart.