Fred Fassert

Real Name:
Fred Fassert
Profile:
Songwriter; Fassert (born 1938) is most famously known as the writer of the popular song "Barbara Ann"[The Beach Boys - Barbara Ann] which was originally written for the band that he was in at the time, The Regents (2). In 1961, the song reached #13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It was covered by other artists, including the Beach Boys on their 1965 album, The Beach Boys - Beach Boys' Party!, with the single reaching #2 on the Billboard chart. Fassert wrote "Barbara Ann" for his sister, Barbara Ann Fassert. His brother, Charles Fassert, was the original 2nd tenor of the Regents.
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REP-1033, REP 1033 Fred Fassert - The Regents album art The Regents (2) Barbara Ann The Regents (2) - The Regents (EP) Roulette, Roulette REP-1033, REP 1033 Sweden 1961 Sell This Version
SGLP 706, SG-706 Fred Fassert - Barbara-Ann album art The Regents (2) Barbara Ann The Regents (2) - Barbara-Ann (Album) Gee, Gee SGLP 706, SG-706 US 1961 Sell This Version
G-1065 Fred Fassert - Barbara-Ann album art The Regents (2) Barbara-Ann The Regents (2) - Barbara-Ann (Single) Gee G-1065 US 1961 Sell This Version
LST-7248 Fred Fassert - Jan & Dean's Golden Hits album art Jan & Dean Barbara Ann Jan & Dean - Jan & Dean's Golden Hits (Comp) Liberty LST-7248 US 1962 Sell This Version
R 25212, R-25212 Fred Fassert - Golden Goodies - Vol. 7 album art Various Barbara-Ann Various - Golden Goodies - Vol. 7 (Comp) Roulette, Roulette R 25212, R-25212 US 1963 Sell This Version
R 25254, R-25254 Fred Fassert - Good Guy Jack Spector Presents 22 Original Winners album art Various Barbara Ann Various - Good Guy Jack Spector Presents 22 Original Winners(LP, Comp, Mono) Roulette, Roulette R 25254, R-25254 US 1964 Sell This Version
PAL 110 Fred Fassert - 	Barbara Ann album art Les Safari Barbara Ann Les Safari - Barbara Ann (Single) Palmarès PAL 110 France 1965 Sell This Version
MAS 2398 Fred Fassert - Beach Boys' Party! album art The Beach Boys Barbara Ann The Beach Boys - Beach Boys' Party! (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records MAS 2398 US 1965 Sell This Version
K 23 137 Fred Fassert - Barbara Ann album art The Beach Boys Barbara Ann The Beach Boys - Barbara Ann (Single) Capitol Records K 23 137 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
R 25251 Fred Fassert - 20 Original Winners - Vol. 2 album art Various Barbara Ann Various - 20 Original Winners - Vol. 2 (Comp) Roulette R 25251 US 1965 Sell This Version
1010 M, PAL 1010 M Fred Fassert - Barbara Ann album art Les Safari Barbara Ann Les Safari - Barbara Ann(7", EP) Palmarès, Palmarès 1010 M, PAL 1010 M France 1965 Sell This Version
BTP 1000 Fred Fassert - I Hear Trumpets Blow album art The Tokens Barbara Ann The Tokens - I Hear Trumpets Blow (Album) B.T. Puppy Records BTP 1000 US 1966 Sell This Version
EAP 1-20762 Fred Fassert - Barbara Ann album art The Beach Boys Barbara Ann The Beach Boys - Barbara Ann (EP) Capitol Records EAP 1-20762 France 1966 Sell This Version
HLP 10.058 Fred Fassert - Keep On Dancing album art The Pick-Ups Barbara Ann (as Fassert) The Pick-Ups - Keep On Dancing Metronome HLP 10.058 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
EAP-1(I) 20781 Fred Fassert - Hits album art The Beach Boys The Beach Boys - Hits (EP) Capitol Records EAP-1(I) 20781 Ireland 1965 Sell This Version
SHZE 195, SME 74 162, CSDW 7369 Fred Fassert - These Hits Are Made For Dancing (Wir Tanzen Nach Der Schlagerparade) album art Ferdy's Studio Band* Barbara Ann (as Fassert) Ferdy's Studio Band* - These Hits Are Made For Dancing (Wir Tanzen Nach Der Schlagerparade) (Comp) Electrola, HÖR ZU SHZE 195, SME 74 162, CSDW 7369 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
94 070 Fred Fassert - Beat Beat Beat album art The Jay Five Barbara Ann (as Fassert) The Jay Five - Beat Beat Beat (Album) Polydor 94 070 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1966 Sell This Version
T 20856 Fred Fassert - Best Of The Beach Boys album art The Beach Boys Barbara Ann (as Fassert) The Beach Boys - Best Of The Beach Boys (Comp) Capitol Records T 20856 UK 1966 Sell This Version
25 049 Fred Fassert - Surf Beat Fun album art The Beach Boys Barbara Ann The Beach Boys - Surf Beat Fun (Comp, Album) Capitol Records, HÖR ZU 25 049 Switzerland 1966 Sell This Version
592001 Fred Fassert - Ready Steady Who album art Who* Barbara Ann (as Fassert) Who* - Ready Steady Who (EP) Reaction, Reaction 592001 UK 1966 Sell This Version
LPO 42-95, LPO 4295 Fred Fassert - Discotheque Orfeon A Go Go Vol. I album art Various Barbara Ann (as Free Fassert) Various - Discotheque Orfeon A Go Go Vol. I(LP, Comp) Orfeon, Orfeon LPO 42-95, LPO 4295 Colombia 1966 Sell This Version
5845 Fred Fassert - Amor Mío album art Los 4 Crickets Bárbara Ven (Barbara Ann) Los 4 Crickets - Amor Mío(7", Single) CBS 5845 Costa Rica 1966 Sell This Version
EPL 14.284 Fred Fassert - Barbara Ann  album art Los Javaloyas Barbara Ann (as F. Fassert) Los Javaloyas - Barbara Ann (7", EP) La Voz De Su Amo EPL 14.284 Spain 1966 Sell This Version
GP 9914 Fred Fassert - Beat Hits 66/67 album art Various Barbara Ann Various - Beat Hits 66/67(LP, Comp, Mono) Grand Prix (2) GP 9914 Sweden 1966 Sell This Version
TH/EP 04-66 Fred Fassert - Die 4 Aktuellsten Spitzenschlager album art Various Barbara Ann (as Fassert) Various - Die 4 Aktuellsten Spitzenschlager(7", EP) Top Hit (2) TH/EP 04-66 Germany 1966 Sell This Version