Good Vibrations (6:02)

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“Good Vibrations” is a pop single by The Beach Boys. The song was composed by and produced by Brian Wilson, with lyrics by Wilson and Mike Love.

Released as a single on October 10, 1966 (backed with the Pet Sounds instrumental “Let’s Go Away For Awhile”), it was the band’s third U.S. number-one hit, after “I Get Around” and “Help Me, Rhonda”, reaching the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart in December 1966, as well as being their first British chart-topper. Initiated during the sessions for the Pet Sounds album, it was not taken from or issued as a lead single for an album, but as a stand-alone single, and later placed on the album Smiley Smile eleven months after its release.

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I, I love the colorful clothes she wears
And on the way this sunlight plays upon her hair
I hear the sound of a gentle word
On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air

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  • Lowbacca

    this is just unfair to all other pop musicians [2]

    18 Aug 12:13pm Reply
  • liquidnature

    this is just unfair to all other pop musicians

    2 Jul 4:54pm Reply
  • andreyGFBPA

    patrimonio de la humanidad [2]

    25 Jun 8:47pm Reply
  • Vangelisideras

    patrimonio de la humanidad

    30 Mar 6:31pm Reply
  • auntfran8

    All I can say is that it's a timeless classic.I was 12 years old when I first heard this song & heard the Beach Boys on the radio before I saw them on TV shows like Where the Action is & American Bandstand.

    24 Mar 1:43am Reply
  • Abomination317

    I still cannot fathom how on earth this was a hit considering how bloody weird and complex it is.

    23 Mar 5:17pm Reply
  • moses2201

    +++yes+++

    6 Mar 5:01pm Reply
  • WS9167

    I'M PICKING UP THE GOOD VIBRATIONS SHE'S GIVING ME THE EXCITATIONS ------------I'M PICKING UP THE GOOD VIBRATIONS SHE'S GIVING ME THE EXCITATIONS ------------- I'M PICKING UP THE GOOD VIBRATIONS SHE'S GIVING ME THE EXCITATIONS ------------- I'M PICKING UP THE GOOD VIBRATIONS SHE'S GIVING ME THE EXCITATIONS ---------------

    11 Feb 8:01pm Reply
  • Storchel

    Love it!

    30 Jan 12:46pm Reply
  • robertwneal

    These Boys sure did epitomize California back in the Good Old Days. Life styles the rest of us could only 'Dream' of.

    17 Jan 9:19pm Reply
  • lukasz_pulawski

    Immortal!

    5 Jan 10:47pm Reply
  • TehGrandMystery

    Charlie Pace [*]

    27 Dec 2013 Reply
  • rosmaritbrum

    Thank you so much David !!!!!!! All the best .....The Beach Boys !!!!!!!!

    18 Nov 2013 Reply
  • davidgeorgea

    Well it is one of the beach boys best !!!!!!!!!!!!

    18 Nov 2013 Reply
  • xelene_x

    Best pop song ever. I love how much care was put into making the music itself vibrate in waves. BW, the BB and the Wrecking Crew at the top of their game.

    1 Oct 2013 Reply
  • FoolmeThrice

    perfect

    20 Sep 2013 Reply
  • lukasz_pulawski

    Timeless!

    15 Aug 2013 Reply
  • FoolmeThrice

    but i fucking love this so much

    9 Aug 2013 Reply
  • FoolmeThrice

    The Beach Boys are better than the beatles. fuck the beatles. paul was the only one worth a damn.

    9 Aug 2013 Reply
  • WS9167

    Amazing obviously.

    29 Jul 2013 Reply
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