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11/12/1982 Toni Basil is at #1 on the US singles chart with "Mickey"

"Mickey" is a song recorded by American singer and choreographer Toni Basil on her debut album Word of Mouth. Written by Mike Chapman and Nicky Chinn as "Kitty", it was first recorded by UK music group Racey appearing on their debut album Smash and Grab. The single scored number 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 for one week and number 2 in the UK Singles Chart.


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