This song was written by John Medora, David White, and Len Barry. The song is very similar to Ask Any Girl, recorded by The Supremes in 1964. 1-2-3 was first recorded by Len Barry in 1965. It was released as a single with Bullseye on the B-side. It reached number eleven on the R&B Chart and number two on the Billboard chart. In the UK it reached number three on the UK Singles chart. The single was on John Lennon’s 1965 jukebox. Cilla Black covered the song in 1966 for her album Cilla Sings A Rainbow. The album was produced by George Martin.
Now Hear This : One, Two, Three – Cilla Black (1966)