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Written by: Brian Wilson
Produced by: Nik Venet
Recording date: January 31, 1963
Master Number: 39238
Lead Vocal by: Brian
Originally appeared on: Surfin' U.S.A.
Subsequently appeared on: None
Andy Paley described the piano riff of this song as "a teenage Brian Wilson imitating George Gershwin".
Brian would later recycle "Lana"'s riff in "Someone To Love", a song from his unreleased second solo album, "Sweet Insanity".
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