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Jan & Dean

Jan Berry and Dean Torrence began singing together after football practice at University High School in Los Angeles in the late 1950s. Primitive recording sessions followed soon after in a makeshift studio in Jan's garage. They first performed on stage as The Barons at a high school dance. Then they were known as Jan & Arnie. After Dean returned from a stint in the army reserves, the duo began to make music as Jan & Dean in 1958. Jan Berry and Brian Wilson collaborated on roughly a dozen hits and album cuts for Jan & Dean Read more on

Jan & Dean has 8 songs that have been featured in movies like Back to the Beach, Blast from the Past, Breaking the Rules and Stealing Sinatra. What is your favorite song by Jan & Dean?


Songs from Jan & Dean

Catch a Wave
Surf City
Sidewalk Surfing
Baby Talk
One-Piece Topless Bathing Suit
Surfin' Safari
The Little Old Lady from Pasadena
Barbara Ann

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