Tommy Tucker’s 60s Hit record- Hi Heel Sneakers
He released his biggest hit “Hi-heel Sneakers in 1964 and sold more than a million copies of it! Tommy Tucker was for some time a big shot in the world of blues. He toured alongside Ray Charles and Dionne Warwick and spent some time in Europe.
Cover Versions Tommy Tucker
When Tommy Tucker recorded “Hi-Heel Sneakers for Checker Records back in 1963 I guess he could never expect the influence of this song. It was covered by many musicians including Tom Jones, Junior Wells, John Lee Hooker and Jerry Lee Lewis.
After retirement from the music industry in the late sixties Tommy Tucker woked as a real-estate agent and wrote for a local newspaper.