Treasure of Love (Clyde McPhatter song)

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"Treasure of Love"
Single by Clyde McPhatter
from the album Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
B-side"When You're Sincere"
ReleasedApril 1956 (1956-04)
GenreR&B
Length2:07
LabelAtlantic
Songwriter(s)Joe Shapiro, Lou Stallman
Clyde McPhatter singles chronology
"Seven Days"
(1955)
"Treasure of Love"
(1956)
"I'm Lonely Tonight"
(1956)

"Treasure of Love" is a song written by Joe Shapiro and Lou Stallman and performed by Clyde McPhatter and The Drifters. It was featured on their 1956 album Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters.[1] "Treasure of Love" reached #1 on the U.S. R&B chart, #16 on the U.S. pop chart. [2] Overseas, the song went to #27 on the UK Singles Chart.[3]

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  1. ^ "Clyde McPhatter and The Drifters, Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  2. ^ "Clyde McPhatter, "Treasure of Love" Chart Positions". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  3. ^ "Clyde McPhatter, "Treasure of Love" Chart Positions". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  4. ^ "Dorothy Collins, "Treasure of Love" Single Release". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  5. ^ "Pat Boone, "Pat" on Mike". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  6. ^ "Tommy Steele, Tommy Steele Stage Show". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  7. ^ "Johnny Burnette, Johnny Burnette Sings". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  8. ^ "Ruth Brown, Along Came Ruth". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  9. ^ "Jill Jackson, "Treasure of Love" Single Release". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  10. ^ "B. J. Thomas, The Scepter Hits and More 1964-73". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  11. ^ "Ronnie Hawkins, The Hawk". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  12. ^ "John Holt, Pledging My Love". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  13. ^ "Mel Carter, "Treasure of Love" Single Release". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  14. ^ "Cliff Richard and the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Dressed for the Occasion". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  15. ^ "The Persuasions, No Frills". Retrieved August 29, 2018.
  16. ^ "Dion, Velvet and Steel". Retrieved August 29, 2018.