1967 The Mamas And The Papas – Creeque Alley (US:#5 UK:#4)

“Creeque Alley” is an autobiographical hit single written by John Phillips and Michelle Phillips of The Mamas & the Papas, and composed by John Phillips, in 1967, narrating the story of how the group was formed, and its early years. The third song on the album Deliver, it peaked at #5 on the U.S. Billboard pop singles chart the week of Memorial Day 1967. It made #9 on the UK charts and #4 on the Canadian charts.

Album

Video

Musicians

BassJoe Osborn
DrumsHal Blaine
GuitarEric Hord
GuitarJohn Phillips (GT)
GuitarPF Sloan
KeyboardsLarry Knechtel
FluteJim Horn
PercussionGary Coleman

Produced By

Lou Adler

Songwriters

John Phillips
Michelle Phillips

Charts

US:#5
UK:#4