Chart Position:15

  • Written by Paul Williams and Roger Nichols
  • Vocals: Danny Hutton, Chuck Negron and Cory Wells
  • Guitar: Michael Allsup
  • Keyboards: Jimmy Witherspoon
  • Produced by Richard Podolor
  • Recorded in Los Angeles CA
  • Three Dog Night’s concept for having three lead singers predates Crosby, Stills and Nash by almost a year
  • The original LP cover photograph for what became the 1970 LP ‘It Ain’t Easy’ had the band members posing in orange body stockings as if to be in the nude; the record label rejected the concept
  • Later recorded by Paul Williams (1972) and R.E.M. (2003)

out in the country

 

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