In 1960, Matt Monro released the song as a single. The song was Monro's first hit single, and spent 16 weeks on the UK's Record Retailer chart, reaching No. 3, also reaching No. 3 on the UK's New Musical Express chart. In 1961, the song was released on Monro's album My Kind of Girl.
In 1967, The Tokens released a version of the song as a single. Their version spent eight weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, reaching No. 36, while reaching No. 25 on the Cash Box Top 100, No. 34 on Record World's "100 Top Pops", and No. 46 on Canada's RPM 100.