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God Only Knows
Written by: Brian Wilson/Tony Asher
Produced by: Brian Wilson
Recording date: track: March 9, 1966; vocal: March 10 and April 11,
Take Number: 20
Master Number: 55849
Lead Vocal by: Carl with Brian and Bruce on the ending
Originally appeared on: Pet Sounds
Subsequently appeared on: Made In The U.S.A.; Good Vibrations
This is the definitive version of the song.
5 on the charts in England.
Paul McCartney has said this is the
greatest song ever written.
Carl's lead vocal is absolutely
B-side with: Wouldn't It Be Nice
Released on: August 1, 1966
Charted on: August 13, 1966
God Only Knows-Tracking Session
Live at the Roxy version
Pet Sounds Live version
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