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My True Story

"My True Story" is a 1961 song recorded by The Jive Five. The single was the biggest hit for the group on both the R&B and pop charts. "My True Story" made it to number three on the Billboard Hot 100 and was number one on the R&B Sides chart for three weeks.[1] It was the biggest hit for The Jive Five. Lead singer Eugene Pitt co-wrote the song.

"My True Story"
Single by The Jive Five
Released 1961 (1961)
Genre Doo-wop
Length 2:30
Label Beltone
Songwriter(s) Eugene Pitt, Oscar Waltzer, Joe Rene
Producer(s) Joe Rene


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 299.