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Published:May 20th, 2013 13:26 EST

Singer-Songwriter Alan O'Day 'Undercover Angel' Dead At 72! Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

I said "Whaaaat"
She said "Ooo-ooo-ooo-wee"
I said "All right"
She said "Love me, love me, love me"


Undercover Angel

"Singer-songwriter Alan O`Day died of cancer at his home in Westwood, Calif., his record label said. He was 72."


Alan O`Day was a singer-songwriter whose only claim to fame was writing and singing "Undercover Angel", a #1 hit in 1977.

O`Day sucked as a songwriter, and his only hit was the aforementioned "Undercover Angel", not exactly a pop classic.

But his #1 hit sticks to your mind like bubblegum on your shoe, when I read his obituary online, I remembered his sole hit even though I hadn`t heard it in decades.

Music is the soundtrack to our lives, an even the death of a one-hit wonder makes us sad.

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