"Beechwood 4-5789" is a 1962 single released by Motown girl group The Marvelettes on the Tamla record label.
Original version written by Marvin Gaye, William "Mickey" Stevenson and George Gordy, the lyrics are about the narrator wanting a man she just met to call her number in order to "have a date, any ol' time." Like all the Marvelette's singles during the first phase of the group's career, the lead vocal was by Gladys Horton. The song's co-writer Marvin… read more
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