China Grove
The Doobie Brothers
Doobie Bros 1973 China Grove 45

When the sun comes up
On a sleepy little town
Down around San Antone
And the folks are
Rising for another day
Round about their homes

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 15 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1973
  • Hot 100 chart debut: Aug 18, 1973
  • from the album The Captain and Me (1973)
  • lead vocals: Tom Johnston
  • written by Tom Johnston
  • produced by Ted Templeman
  • recorded at Warner Brothers Studios, North Hollywood, CA
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