24 MAY 1966
Dionne Warwick’s ‘Message to Michael’, written by Bacharach/David, was at its peak position of #8 on the US Billboard Hot 100 charts. It only reached #55 in the UK.
This song had first been recorded by Jerry Butler in 1962 as 'Message to Martha' and used as an album track. It covered in 1964 by Lou Johnson, and was the last top 20 hit for Adam Faith (who took it to #12 in the UK).
B-side: 'Here Where There Is Love' (Bacharach & David)
Released: March, 1966
Highest chart position: #55 (UK), #8 (US)
Recorded: 1966 Paris
Producer: Blue Jac Productions