Who doesn’t love a catchy tune about a loyal boyfriend coming to the rescue? “My Boyfriend’s Back” by the sensational girl group, The Angels, has been warming hearts for decades since its release in 1963.
Consisting of three talented women – Barbara Allbut, Phyllis “Jiggs” Allbut, and Linda Malzone – The Angels may have had a brief music career, but they left a lasting impression with their beloved hit.
The music video for “My Boyfriend’s Back” is a delightful blast from the past. The three ladies are dressed in matching white outfits, smiling and swaying to the beat of their iconic tune. The video opens with one of the girls on the phone, letting her ex’s new girl know that her boyfriend is back and ready to defend her honor.
The lead singer steps up to the mic, flanked by her bandmates, and belts out the chorus, “My boyfriend’s back, and you’re gonna be in trouble. Hey la, hey la, my boyfriend’s back!” The infectious melody and harmonies are impossible not to sing along to.
As the song reaches its climax, the trio locks arms and bows, grinning from ear to ear. It’s clear that they’re having a blast, and their joy is contagious.
The Angels may have had just one hit, but it’s a hit that has stood the test of time. “My Boyfriend’s Back” is a feel-good classic that will keep listeners tapping their toes and humming along for years to come.