Chart Position: 12

  • Originally recorded by Ozzie Nelson (1931)
  • Written by Wilbur Schwandt, Fabian Andre and Gus Kahn
  • Keyboards: Larry Knechtel, Paul Harris
  • Guitar: James Burton, John Sebastian, Cyrus Faryar
  • Produced by Lou Adler and John Simon
  • Recorded in Los Angeles CA
  • Backing vocals: Brenda Holloway
  • Cass Elliott is a member of Mamas and the Papas
  • This is Cass Elliott’s biggest hit single
  • When this was first released it was credited to ‘Mama Cass with The Mamas and the Papas”
  • Cass Elliot became the first female artist to grace the cover of Rolling Stone magazine in 1968
  • Also recorded by Wayne King and Orchestra (1931), Dorsey Brothers Orchestra (1931), Jack Leon and His Band (1931), Louis Armstrong (1950), Ella Fitzgerald (1950), Frankie Laine (1950), Doris Day w/Paul Weston (1957), Barbara Carroll Trio (1955), Bing Crosby w/Bob Scobey’s Frisco Jazz Band (1957), Dean Martin (1959), Patti Page (1964), Joni James (1962), Anita Harris (1968), Al Martino (1968), Larry Page Orchestra (1969), Sylvie Vartan (1969), Mills Brothers (1969), Henry Mancini (1969), Laura Fygi (1991), Candye Kane (1998), Tim Fischer (1995), Terry Hall and Salad (1995), Mickey Dolenz (1991), Gerry Mulligan Quartet (2004), Robbie Williams (2013) and many others


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