Summer In The City
The Lovin' Spoonful
Lovin Spoonful 1966 Summer City 45
Hot town, summer in the city
Back of my neck getting dirty and gritty
Been down, isn't it a pity
Doesn't seem to be a shadow in the city
Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1966 for three weeks
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • peaked at No. 8 on the UK Singles chart in 1966
  • from the album Hums of the Lovin' Spoonful (1966)
  • ranks #401 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • the biggest hit for The Lovin' Spoonful
  • written by John Sebastian, Mark Sebastian, Steve Boone
  • produced by Erik Jacobsen
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