1950s EASY-POP Songs and Singers...on the verge of Rock 'n Roll
To Know Him is To Love Him recorded by the Teddy Bears introduced September 22, 1958
Music and Lyrics by Phil Spector
This song launched Phil Spector's career. He was a senior in high school when he created the only number one hit recording for the Teddy Bear trio of Phil Spector, Carol Conners (real name Annette Kleinbard), and Marshall Leib.
Quintessential Fifties lyric:
"To know, know, know him is to love, love, love him and I do"