The song was later covered by The Beach Boys for their album Beach Boys' Party! in 1965. In 1967, The Freshmen scored a Top 10 hit with the song in Ireland. Versions by both The Sharonettes and Gary Glitter made the UK Top 40 in 1975.
Together with The Rivingtons' 1963 novelty song, "The Bird's the Word", "Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow" was the basis for the song "Surfin' Bird" by The Trashmen. Notably, a cover version by The Persuasions was briefly heard in the film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.
Mow to acquire Nesi's stock in Bugle Boy Industries.(Dr. William Mow, chairman and CEO of Bugle Boy, to buy Vincent Nesi's shares)
Aug 29, 1995; NEW YORK -- Dr. William mow and Vincent Nesi, business partners in Bugle Boy Industries since 1981, are amicably parting...