Dick Jacobs

Dick Jacobs : Dick Jacobs and His Orchestra - Petticoats of Portugal (Rapariga Do Portugal) (1956)

Charted at #16 on Billboard Hot 100 in October 1956. Original Billboard review: "With "Petticoats", Jacobs has a side which will sell itself on first listen. Material is catchy and tuneful, and orchestra and chorus give it an intriguing production." Also #83 for Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra in December 1956.

Written by Michael Durso, Mel Mitchell, and Murl Kahn.

B-side is "Song of the Vagabonds / Only a Rose".