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“Don’t Hang Up” is a 1962 hit single produced by Cameo-Parkway Records and performed by the American R&B music group The Orlons. The song is also credited under the Ariola Records label.
The song was a number-four hit on the Billboard Pop chart and reached number three on its R&B chart. One of the group’s biggest songs during their career, the song achieved notoriety again in the 1990s, when it was included in the 1993 family comedy film Dennis the Menace.
“Don’t Hang Up” remains an icon of the early 1960s era of popular music.