BILLBOARD #1 HITS: #182: “HAPPY TOGETHER”- THE TURTLES- MARCH 25, 1967

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Billboard #1 Hits: #182: “Happy Together”- The Turtles. March 25, 1967. #1 for 3 weeks.

  • Single: “Happy Together”- The Turtles
  • Record Company- White Whale
  • Genre: Pop Rock
  • Written by Alan Gordon and Garry Bonner
  • Time: 2:50
  • B-side: “Like The Seasons”
  • Album-Happy Together
  • Grade: A
  • Peaked at #1 for 3 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100. #12 in UK Singles Chart.

This song which was written by Alan Gordon and Garry Bonner former members of The Magicians- had been rejected by a dozen acts and the the demo acetate had worn out by the time it was offered to and accepted by The Turtles. This would be the only #1 hit for The Turtles who would break up in 1970. Overall they had 9 Top 40 hits- with 8 of those cracking the Top 20.

 

7 responses to “BILLBOARD #1 HITS: #182: “HAPPY TOGETHER”- THE TURTLES- MARCH 25, 1967

  1. Infectious song I always loved – one of my favorites from the โ€˜60s.๐Ÿ‘

    Itโ€™s probably now going to be stuck in my head for the rest of the day!๐Ÿ˜†

    But, hey, at least itโ€™s a great and happy tune!๐Ÿ˜€

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