About the Creator, Terrie Frankel
"Terrie Frankel is one of the most
underrated songwriters in the
Helen Reddy, Pop Singer /Songwriter, "I am Woman"
Born in Chicago, Terrie attended Chicago Music College of Roosevelt University on scholarship. Terrie and her identical twin sister, Jennie, sang the Original Doublemint Gum jingle, "Double your pleasure, double your fun with double good, double good, Doublemint gum!" in the late 1960's for the Arthur Meyerhoff Advertising company - the jingle that made the gum famous. The twins went on to perform with the United Servicemen's Organization (USO) in Vietnam, the Outrigger Hotel in Hawaii, various venues around the world, The Comedy Stores in both Hollywood and Westwood, California and Bud Friedman's Improv.
Terrie spent many years in
Terrie and Jennie’s New York Times and Los Angeles Times Best Seller, “You’ll Never Make Love in This Town Again”, sold over 450,000 copies. The twins also co-wrote: “Tales From the Casting Couch”, “Unfinished Lives”, “Nicole Brown Simpson: Private Diary of a Life Interrupted” (Terrie ghostwriter) and “I Know You Really Want To Tell Me But I Really Don’t Want to Know”, a parody about the O.J. Simpson Best Seller.
Terrie and Jennie have been included in
Marquis Who’s Who of American Women, Marquis Who’s Who of the West,
Marquis Who’s Who in
The '68 Frankel Tour of South Vietnam
In 1968 Terrie and her twin sister Jennie auditioned for the USO. Their first shows were to the Great Lakes Naval base north of Chicago. In the Fall of 1968 they toured for the USO in South Vietnam. Joey Bishop led the troupe to many bases and outposts and received warm welcomes where ever they went. See pictures in the YouTube video song, "Live While You Can", featured above.