written by Wayne Carson that was first recorded by the American rock band the Box Tops in 1967. It was sung in a gruff blue-eyed soul style by Alex Chilton.
He said, "Okay, it's your record." 6 The DeVilles were renamed the Box Tops and "The Letter at only 1 minute, 58 seconds, was released by Mala Records, a subsidiary of Bell Records. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from, the, letter ( song ) jump to navigation, jump to search. La la la la, did you get my card? Retrieved June 10, 2017. It was sung in a gruff blue-eyed soul style by, alex Chilton.