Bobby Hebb was originally offered "Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie", but rejected it due to its novelty sound. Ross then offered it to Jay & the Techniques. the song was originally recorded in January of in Bell Sound Studios in New York with Jerry Ross producing and Joe Renzetti Genre: Soul.
Jay & the Techniques was an American pop group formed in Allentown, Pennsylvania during the mids. Their song "Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie", released in on the Smash label, reached the Top 10 on the R&B chart.
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The Story Behind: Jay and the Techniques, “Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie” Each month in “The Story Behind,” I’ll look at the history of a well-known Top 40 hit based on interviews I’ve conducted with individuals who performed some of the most familiar pop hits of the s and ’70s.