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Written by: Brian Wilson
Produced by: Brian Wilson
Recording date: April 1964
Master Number: 52128
Lead Vocal by: Group vocal with Mike on the bridge
Originally appeared on: All Summer Long
Subsequently appeared on: Best of the Beach Boys; Endless Summer; Good Vibrations boxed set
Also on the "4 By The Beach Boys" EP.
Unusual intro consisting of a guitar chord slash and a bass playing the chords of the bridge ("I can't picture you with him..").
Contrary to popular belief, this song is NOT about Brian's daughter Wendy.
My cousin's favourite song when she was five years old; every time I had to babysit her, I would have to play it on the stereo. At least I didn't have to play anything by Barney. :)
A-side with: Don't Back Down
Released on: 9/21/64
Charted on: 10/17/64
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