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The Music and Events of 1967

Our favorite songs of 1967 included these:

Title Artist
7 Rooms of Gloom Four Tops
98.6 Keith
A Girl Like You Rascals
A Little Bit Me, a Little Bit You Monkees
Alfie Warwick, Dionne
All Over the World Youngbloods
All You Need is Love Beatles
Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie Jay & the Techniques
At the Zoo Simon & Garfunkel
Baby I Love You Franklin, Aretha
Baby I Need Your Loving Rivers, Johnny
Beat Goes On, The Sonny & Cher
Begginí Four Seasons
Bend Me, Shape Me American Breed
Bernadette Four Tops
Boogaloo Down Broadway Fantastic Johnny C
Bowling Green Everly Brothers
Brown-Eyed Girl Morrison, Van
By the Time I Get to Phoenix Campbell, Glen
California Nights Gore, Lesley
Canít Take My Eyes Off of You Valli, Frankie
Carrie Anne Hollies
Casino Royale Herb Alpert & the TJB
Cloudy Simon & Garfunkel
Cold Sweat Brown, James
Color My World Clark, Petula
Come Back When You Grow Up Girl Vee, Bobby
Come On Down to My Boat Every Motherís Son
Creeque Alley Mamas & Papas
Címon Marianne Four Seasons
Daydream Believer Monkees
Dedicated to the One I Love Mamas & Papas
Ding Dong! the Witch Is Dead Fifth Estate
Do It Again a Little Bit Slower Jon & Robin & the In Crowd
Do Right Woman Franklin, Aretha
Donít Ever Change Crickets
Donít Sleep in the Subway Clark, Petula
Donít You Care Buckinghams
Everlasting Love Knight, Robert
Expressway to Your Heart Soul Survivers
First There is a Mountain Donovan
Fool On the Hill, the Beatles
For a Few Dollars More Morricone, Ennio
For What Itís Worth Buffalo Springfield
Friday On My Mind Easybeats
Fugitive, the Haggard, Merle
Funky Broadway Pickett, Wilson
Gentle On My Mind Campbell, Glen
Georgy Girl Seekers
Get On Up Esquires
Gimmie Little Sign Wood, Brenton
Gimmie Some Loviní Spencer Davis Group
Girl Like You, a Rascals
Girl Youíll Be a Woman Soon Diamond, Neil
Go Where You Wanna Go Mamas & Papas
Good Thing Paul Revere & the Raiders
Green Green Grass of Home Jones, Tom
Groovin Rascals
Happy Together Turtles
Having a Wild Weekend Dave Clark Five
Hello Goodbye Beatles
Here Comes My Baby Tremloes
Hey Baby Theyíre Playing Our Song Buckinghams
Higher and Higher Wilson, Jackie
Hip Hug-Her Booker T & the MGs
Holiday Bee Gees
Honey Chile Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
How Can I Be Sure? Rascals
I Am the Walrus Beatles
I Can Only Give You Everything Little Boy Blues
I Can See for Miles Who
I Dig Rock & Roll Music Peter Paul & Mary
I Got Rhythm Happenings
I Had Too Much to Dream Last Night Electric Prunes
I Heard It Through the Grapevine Gladys Knight & the Pips
I Never Loved a Man the Way... Franklin, Aretha
I Say a Little Prayer Warwick, Dionne
I Second that Emotion Smokey Robinson & the Miracles
I Think Weíre Alone Now Tommy James & the Shondells
I Was Made to Love Her Wonder, Stevie
In and Out of Love Supremes
Incense and Peppermints Strawberry Alarm Clock
It Could Be Weíre in Love Cryaní Shames
It Must Be Him Carr, Vikki
It Takes Two Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston
Itís the Little Things Sonny & Cher
Iíll Turn to Stone Four Tops
Iím a Man Spencer Davis Group
Iíve Been Lonely Too Long Rascals
Jackson Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood
Jimmy Mack Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Keep the Ball Rolliní Jay & the Techniques
Kentucky Woman Diamond, Neil
Kind of a Drag Buckinghams
Last Waltz Humperdinck, Engelbert
Lazy Day Spanky & Our Gang
Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out) Hombres
Letter Box Tops
Letís Get Together Youngbloods
Letís Live for Today Grassroots
Letís Spend the Night Together Rolling Stones
Light My Fire Doors
Lightningís Girl Sinatra, Nancy
Little Bit OíSoul Music Explosion
Little Old Man Cosby, Bill
Little Ole Winedrinker Me Martin, Dean
Love Is Here and Now Youíre Gone Supremes
Love is Strange Peaches & Herb
Lovely Rita Beatles
Magical Mystery Tour Beatles
Mairzy Doats Innocense
Massachesetts Bee Gees
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy Buckinghams
Mirage Tommy James & the Shondells
Music to Watch Girls By Crewe, Bob
My Back Pages Byrds
My Back Pages Dylan, Bob
My Cup Runneth Over Ames, Ed
My Mammy Happenings
Nashville Cats Loviní Spoonful
Neon Rainbow Box Tops
Never My Love Association
No Milk Today Hermanís Hermits
Ode to Billie Joe Gentry, Bobbie
On a Carousel Hollies
Oogum Boogum Song Wood, Brenton
Pay You Back With Interest Hollies
Penny Lane Beatles
People are Strange Doors
Pleasant Valley Sunday Monkees
Please Love Me Forever Vinton, Bobby
Pucker Up Buttercup Junior Walker & the All Stars
Purple Haze Hendrix, Jimmy
Reflections Supremes
Release Me (And Let Me Love Again) Humperdinck, Englebert
Respect Franklin, Aretha
Ruby Tuesday Rolling Stones
San Franciscan Nights Animals
San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Some...) McKenzie, Scott
Shake a Tailfeather Purify, James & Bobby
Sheíd Rather Be with Me Turtles
Sheís Leaving Home Beatles
Sheís My Girl Turtles
Shoot Your Shot Junior Walker & the All Stars
Silence Is Golden Tremloes
Skinny Legs and All Tex, Joe
Societyís Child Ian, Janis
Sock It to Me Baby Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Whee
Somebody to Love Jefferson Airplane
Somethiní Stupid Frank & Nancy Sinatra
Soul Finger Bar-Kays
Soul Man Sam & Dave
Sound of Love Five Americans
Standing in the Shadows of Love Four Tops
Stepping Stone (Iím Not Your) Monkees
Strawberry Fields Forever Beatles
Summer Wine Sinatra, Nancy
Sunday Will Never be the Same Spanky & Our Gang
Sweet Soul Music Conley, Arthur
Talk Talk Music Machine
Tell it Like it Is Neville, Aaron
Tell it to the Rain Four Seasons
Thank the Lord for the Nighttime Diamond, Neil
The 59th St. Bridge Song Harpers Bizarre
The Happening Supremes
The Rain, the Park, and Other Cowsills
The Return of the Red Baron Royal Guardsmen
The World We Knew Sinatra, Frank
Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye Casinos
There Goes My Everything Humperdinck, Engelbert
Thereís a Kind of Hush Hermanís Hermits
Thereís No Stopping Us Now Supremes
Things I Should Have Said Grassroots
This Town Sinatra, Frank
To Love Somebody Bee Gees
To Sir With Love Lulu
Too Many Fish in the Sea Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Whee
Tracks of My Tears Rivers, Johnny
Up Up and Away Fifth Dimension
Watch the Flowers Grow Four Seasons
We Ainít Got Nothing Yet Blues Magoos
Western Union Five Americans
White Rabbit Jefferson Airplane
Whiter Shade of Pale Procol Harum
Why Donít We Do It in the Road Beatles
Why Donít You Love Me Buckinghams
Windy Association
Woman, Woman Gary Puckett & the Union Gap
Words Monkees
Words of Love Mamas & Papas
You Better Sit Down Kids Cher
You Got to Me Diamond, Neil
You Got What it Takes Dave Clark Five
You Know What I Mean Turtles
You Like Me Too Much Beatles
You Only Live Twice Barry, John
You Only Live Twice Sinatra, Nancy
Your Mother Should Know Beatles
Your Precious Love Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
Youíre My Everything Temptations
Zip Code Five Americans

Meanwhile, in 1967...

January 15: The Green Bay Packers defeat Kansas City in the first Super Bowl.

Amana introduces the first compact microwave oven for home use. The Radar-Range sells for $495.

February: Dr. Martin Luther King speaks out against the Vietnam war.

June: The Six-Day War between Israel and its Arab neighbors (primarily Syria and Egypt) ends in a stunning and convincing victory for Israel.

July: H. Rap Brown cries, "Burn this town" while in Maryland. Apparently, people were listening.

July: Horrible race riots in Detroit cause enormous damage. 43 are killed; 1,700 stores are destroyed. Federal troops are used to stop the mayhem.

July: Riots in Newark, NJ kill 26 and injure more than 1,500. Race riots in 125 other cities indicate the level of discontent.

"Hair" opens off-Broadway.

The Twenty-fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution clarifies questions of presidential succession.

November: U.S. population is now at 200 million. The "experts" predict that it will reach 300 million by the year 2000.

The St. Louis Cardinals defeat Boston in a 7-game World Series.

October: 50,000 anti-war demonstrators picket the Pentagon. Other demonstrations occur in Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles and Oakland.

November: Jann Wenner borrows $7,500 to begin publication of "Rolling Stone Magazine."

Mickey Mantle hits his 500th career home run.

The World Boxing Association takes away Muhammad Ali's title because of his refusal to enter the military.

The Academy award for Best Picture goes to "In the Heat of the Night." Katherine Hepburn wins for Best Actress in "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner."

December: Dr. Christian Barnard performs the world's first heart transplant in South Africa. His patient lives for only 18 days.

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