Gogi Grant, The Queen of “The Wayward Wind,” Has Passed Away

Gogi Grant, The Queen of “The Wayward Wind,” Has Passed Away

When “The Wayward Wind” took Billboard’s #1 spot, it remained there for eight weeks, which was a record at the time. It went on to sell over a million copies, and Gogi was voted as the most popular female vocalist by Billboard. Grant’s version of the song also returned to the Billboard 100 in 1961. The song was also a hit in the U.K.