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Mellow Yellow - Donovan

Chart Position: 2

  • Written by Donovan Leitch
  • Guitar: Donovan
  • Backing vocals: Paul McCartney
  • Produced by Mickie Most
  • Recorded in London U.K.
  • A soft drink in the U.S. took the name Mellow Yellow
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Hurdy Gurdy Man - Donovan

Chart Position: 5

  • Written by Donovan Leitch
  • Guitar: Alan Parker, Donovan
  • Tambura: Donovan
  • Produced by Mickie Most
  • Recorded in London U.K.
  • A hurdy gurdy is a stringed instrument that is played with a rosined wheel rather than a bow…
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According to the Acid King: D.B. Cooper was Donovan

On November 24 1971 a Northwest Orient Airlines flight flying from Portland to Seattle was hijacked by a man who became known as D.B. Cooper. Claiming to have a bomb in his briefcase, Cooper demanded and received $200,000 in ransom as well as a parachute from the FBI and Seattle area authorities. 858 more words

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On August 26, 1966.

On August 26, 1966, “Sunshine superman”, the third Donovan’s album was released. The album material was recorded from January – May 1966 at the
“Columbia Recording Studios”, Hollywood, and “EMI Studios”, London, and was produced by Mickie Most. 74 more words