Monkees

Formed 1966, Hollywood, Los Angeles, USA. David Jones was a former British actor ('Coronation Street', 'Z Cars'); Mickey Dolenz was the child star of the children's television show 'Circus Boy'. Act was put together by Don Kirschner for the comedy television series 'The Monkees'.
Label: RCA
Writers: Tommy Boyce/Tommy Hart
RCA 1547 Last Train To Clarksville 15 Oct 1966 54-51-xx-63 Pts: 12
    14 Jan 1967 56-45-33-27-23-26-30-36 Pts: 71
Musicians: David Jones (vcls, gtr); Peter Tork [=Peter Thorkelson] (gtr, vcls); Michael Nesmith (gtr, vcls); Mickey Dolenz (drms)
Producers: Jeff Barry
Writers: Neil Diamond
RCA 1560 I'm A Believer 31 Dec 1966 42 Pts: 7
    sales: 250000  
    14 Jan 1967 1-1-1-1-2-3-5-7-14-17-24-28-32-40-47 Pts: 544
Label: RCA Victor
Producers: Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart
SF 7844 The Monkees LP 14 Jan 1967 3-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-4-5-5-7-7-9-9-9-5-6-12-17-9-14-16-21-20-21-25-30-33 Pts: 439
Producers: Don Kirshner
SF 7868 More Of The Monkees LP 1 Apr 1967 4-2-2-2-1-2-1-2-4-4-4-4-4-4-8-8-8-7-13-10-15-17-17-27-28 Pts: 295
Label: RCA
Producers: Jeff Barry
Writers: Neil Diamond
RCA 1580 A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You 1 Apr 1967 14-4-3-3-4-10-11-18-21-32-50-49 Pts: 275
    sales: 250000  
Producers:
Writers: Mickey Dolenz
RCA 1604 Alternate Title 17 Jun 1967 30-7-3-3-2-4-5-9-14-22-27-34 Pts: 332
Label: RCA Victor
SF 7886 Headquarters LP 24 Jun 1967 18-2-2-2-2-3-2-2-3-3-3-7-8-10-15-16-25-29-38 Pts: 217
Label: RCA
Writers: Gerry Goffin/Carole King
RCA 1620 Pleasant Valley Sunday 12 Aug 1967 22-11-11-11-17-22-28-40 Pts: 125
Musicians: David Jones (vcls, gtr); Peter Tork [=Peter Thorkelson] (gtr, vcls); Michael Nesmith (gtr, vcls); Mickey Dolenz (drms)
Producers:
Writers: John Stewart
RCA 1645 Daydream Believer 11 Nov 1967 42-25-19-15-13-8-7-6 Pts: 155
    sales: 250000  
    13 Jan 1968 6-6-11-16-17-22-29-34 Pts: 148
Label: RCA Victor
Producers: Colgems
SF 7912 Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn And Jones Ltd LP 30 Dec 1967 24 Pts: 4
    13 Jan 1968 8-6-10-5-10-5-10-21-30 Pts: 66
Label: RCA
Producers: Monkees
Writers: Tommy Boyce/Tommy Hart
RCA 1673 Valleri 23 Mar 1968 41-19-12-12-16-18-27-30 Pts: 116
Writers: Jerry Lieber/Mike Stoller
RCA 1706 D. W. Washburn 22 Jun 1968 37-20-17-21-27-32 Pts: 71
    Original: Coasters (1967)  
Musicians: David Jones (vcls, gtr); Peter Tork [=Peter Thorkelson] (gtr, vcls); Michael Nesmith (gtr, vcls); Mickey Dolenz (drms)
  The Birds, The Bees And The Monkees LP 20 Jul 1968 42-49 Pts: 5
Writers: Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart
RCA 1802 Teardrop City 15 Mar 1969 53-44 Pts: 10
Writers: Nichols/Williams
RCA 1824 Someday Man 21 Jun 1969 47 Pts: 6
Label: Arista
ARIST 326 The Monkees EP 8 Mar 1980 63-46-35-38-34-33-37-49-66 Pts: 57
Label: RCA Victor
SF 7844 The Monkees LP 21 Nov 1981 99 Pts: 1
Label: Arista
Writers: Brescia
ARIST 673 That Was Then, This Is Now 27 Sep 1986 85-76-68-77 Pts: 6
112157 The Monkees EP 18 Mar 1989 80-62-73 Pts: 5
Label: K-Tel
NE 1432 Hey Hey It's The Monkees LP 8 Apr 1989 74-12-13-12-17-25-35-42-46 Pts: 37

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