Pop music legend Bobby Vee died early Monday morning of complications of Alzheimer’s disease. He was 73.
“Take Good Care of My Baby” was written by Carole King and Gerry Goffin. Bobby Vee made the song famous when he released it as a single on July 20, 1961. His version reached No. 1 on September 21, 1961, and spent three weeks atop the charts.