Iron Butterfly
Iron Butterfly 1971 InAGaddaDa45
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, honey,
Don't you know that I love you?
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, baby,
Don't you know that I'll always be true?
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 30 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1968
  • from the album In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida (1968)
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • length:  2:52 (single edit), 17:05 (album version)
  • the album length version occupies the entire second side of the In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida album
  • on the record:
       Doug Ingle- vocals, keyboards
       Erik Brann- guitar
       Lee Dorman- bass
       Ron Bushy-  drums
  • guitarist Erik Brann was 17 years old at the time of the recording - he joined Iron Butterfly at the age of 16
  • the biggest hit for Iron Butterfly
  • written by Doug Ingle (Iron Butterfly singer/keyboardist)
  • produced by Jim Hilton
  • recorded May 27, 1968 at Ultrasonic Studios, Hempstead, Long Island, New York
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