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The Grass Roots - Where Were You When I Needed You album download
Folk Rock, Garage Rock
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Where Were You When I Needed You is the debut studio album by the American rock band The Grass Roots, released in October 1966 by Dunhill Records. Most of the album is performed by the songwriter/producer duo of . Sloan and Steve Barri. Some of the album features members of a San Francisco band that became the first Grass Roots. The members who recorded are vocalist Willie Fulton and drummer Joel Larson.

Their second album was called Let's Live For Today and featured a new version of "Where Were You When I Needed You" with new lead singer Rob Grill on vocals. A few months later, Sloan left the group, and Grill took a more prominent role in their direction. Subsequent issues of the song - including Greatest Hits compilations - always used the version with Grill singing lead {See the next post below} One month earlier on June 12th, 1966 it entered Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart at position and on July 24th, 1966 it peaked at (for 1 week) and spent 9 weeks on the Top 10. .

More Golden Grass by The Grass Roots. Move Along by The Grass Roots. Leaving It All Behind by The Grass Roots. Lovin’ Things by The Grass Roots. View all albums . Where Were You When I Needed You. By: The Grass Roots (1966, Rock). 1. Only When You’re Lonely. 3. Ain’t That Lovin’ You Baby. 4. I’ve Got More To Say. 6. Lollipop Train (You Never Had It So Good). 7. 8. You Didn’t Have To Be So Nice. 9. Tell Me. 10. You Baby. 11. This Is What I Was.

The Grass Roots - Let's Live for Today Album Lyrics. Wake Up, Wake Up. 16. The Grass Roots Lyrics provided by SongLyrics.

The name "Grass Roots" (originally spelled as one word "Grassroots") originated in mid-1965 as the name of a band project by the Los Angeles songwriter and producer duo of . Sloan and Barri had written several songs in an attempt by their record company, Dunhill Records (owned by Lou Adler), to cash in on the budding folk rock movement. One of these songs was "Where Were You When I Needed You," which was recorded by Sloan and Barri

album: "Where Were You When I Needed You" (1966). Love Away Hitch Hike Eve Of Destruction. album: "Let's Live For Today" (1967). Things I Should Have Said Wake Up, Wake Up Tip Of My Tongue Is It Any Wonder Let's Live For Today Where.

Tracklist

Only When You're Lonely 2:59
Look Out Girl 2:17
Ain't That Lovin' You Baby 2:46
I've Got More To Say 2:45
I Am A Rock 3:01
Lollipop Train (You Never Had It So Good) 2:59
Where Were You When I Needed You 2:59
You Didn't Have To Be So Nice 2:15
Tell Me 3:20
You Baby 2:19
This Is What I Was Made For 2:20
Mr. Jones (Ballad Of A Thin Man) 2:50

Versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
D-50011, D 50011 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Dunhill, Dunhill D-50011, D 50011 US 1966
DS-50011 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(LP, Album) Dunhill DS-50011 US 1966
DS-50011 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(LP, Album) Dunhill DS-50011 US 1966
D-50011, D 50011 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Dunhill, Dunhill D-50011, D 50011 US 1966
D-50011 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Dunhill D-50011 Canada 1966
DS-50011 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(LP, Album, Promo) Dunhill DS-50011 US 1966
VSD-5511 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(CD, Album, RE) Varèse Sarabande VSD-5511 US 1994
CR REV 93 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(CD, Album, RE) Rev-Ola CR REV 93 UK 2005
UICY-76088 The Grass Roots Where Were You When I Needed You ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, Pap) Universal Music UICY-76088 Japan 2014