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Old 08-22-2007, 03:44 PM   #36 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Blue Sunday View Post
Paul MCartney of The Beatles once mentioned that he believes God Only Knows was the greatest pop song ever written.
McCartney also stated that "Pet Sounds" is his favorite album of all time, and it influenced him to begin the "Sgt. Pepper" project. Without "Pet Sounds", the "Sgt. Pepper" album would've never been.

They're certainly not my favorite band of that era, but there's no denying they were much more than just a "surf pop" band.
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