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Secretly - Jimmie Rodgers.jpg
Single by Jimmie Rodgers
from the album Jimmie Rodgers . . . His Golden Year 1959
B-side"Make Me a Miracle"
ReleasedMay 1958
Format7" single
Songwriter(s)Al Hoffman, Dick Manning, Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore
Single by The Lettermen
from the album More Hit Sounds of The Lettermen
B-side"The Things We Did Last Summer"
ReleasedSeptember 1965
Format7" single
Songwriter(s)Al Hoffman, Dick Manning, Mark Markwell, Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore
The Lettermen singles chronology
"Theme from A Summer Place"
"Sweet September"

"Secretly" is a popular song. It was written by Al Hoffman, Dick Manning, Mark Markwell, and Hugo Peretti and Luigi Creatore and published in 1958.

The best-known recording of the song was done by Jimmie Rodgers, charting in 1958, reaching #3 on the US Billboard Hot 100[1] and #5 on the US Billboard Hot Country. It became a gold record.

The song was revived in 1965 when The Lettermen released it as a single. This version became a minor hit on the Billboard Hot 100, reaching number 64.[2]


  1. ^ [Joel Whitburn's Top Pop Singles 1955-2002]
  2. ^ Joel Whitburn's Top Pop Singles 1955-2002