Song of the day: The Mama’s And The Papa’s- Monday Monday

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In 1966, John Phillips wrote a new song for his band.As they were waiting for California Dreaming to be released, they wanted a new song to record. John Phillips promised a song with an universal appeal. And he kept his promise: the song is about the feeling when the weekend is over, a feeling everybody knows. However, the band members did not like it very much: it was described as a dumb song about a day in the week. However, with California Dreaming in the charts, this song also was played a lot on the radio and quickly became a number 1 hit in the US. It stuck to number 3 in the UK. Enjoy

The Mama’s And The Papa’s- Monday Monday

Posted on July 19, 2016, in 1960-1969, FlinterFiles Song Archive and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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