Gene Pitney was a singer and songwriter. The greatest hit by Gene Pitney was number 4 song Only Love Can Break A Heart. Gene Pitney recorded some duets with country star George Jones, shown below as George & Gene.
Gene Pitney wrote songs like He's A Rebel for The Crystals, Loneliness for Kalin Twins, Hello Mary Lou for Ricky Nelson, Today's Teardrops for Roy Orbison, and Rubber Ball for Bobby Vee. Gene Pitney also played piano on some songs by The Rolling Stones.