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Written by: John Phillips/Mike Love/Terry Melcher/Scott Mc Kenzie
Produced by: Terry Melcher
Recording date: 1988
Lead Vocal by: Mike with Carl
Originally appeared on: Still Cruisin'
Subsequently appeared on: The Best of the Beach Boys; Good Vibrations; 20 Good Vibrations
The surprising 1988 Beach Boys #1. Probably assisted by the Tom Cruise film "Cocktail" on which the Beach Boys perform this song, this became the fourth #1 for the group and the first charttopper since "Good Vibrations."
Co-written with Scott McKenzie of "San Francisco" fame and John Phillips of The Mamas and the Papas.
A-side with: Tutti Frutti by Little Richard; "Kokomo" was also B-side on "Still Cruisin' " single.
Released on: July 1988
Charted on: August 1988
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