Top Little Eva Albums
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The Locomotion
The Locomotion
[2017]
The Loco-Motion
The Loco-Motion
[2013]
Breaking up Is Hard to Do
Breaking up Is Hard to Do
[2013]
Llllloco-Motion
Llllloco-Motion
[1962]
Related Information for Little Eva
Born Eva Narcissus Boyd in Belhaven, North Carolina, she moved to the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, New York at a young age. As a teenager, she worked as a maid and earned extra money as a babysitter for songwriters Carole King and Gerry Goffin. Amused by Boyd's individual dancing style, they wrote "The Loco-Motion" for her and had her record it as a demo (the record was intended for Dee Dee Sharp). Music producer Don Kirshner was impressed by the song and Boyd's voice and had it released just the way it was. The song became an instant smash, reaching #1 in the US in 1962.After the success of "The Loco-Motion", Boyd was stereotyped as a dance-craze singer and was given limited material. She appeared in q... read more