To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Let's Go Get Stoned (R&B song)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

"Let's Go Get Stoned"
Single by Ray Charles
from the album Crying Time
B-side "The Train"
Released 1966
Genre R&B
Length 2:57
Label ABC
Songwriter(s) Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson, Josephine Armstead
Producer(s) Joe Adams
Ray Charles singles chronology
"Together Again"
(1966)
"Let's Go Get Stoned"
(1966)
"I Don't Need No Doctor"
(1966)

"Together Again"
(1966)
"Let's Go Get Stoned"
(1966)
"I Don't Need No Doctor"
(1966)

"Let's Go Get Stoned" is a song originally recorded by The Coasters in May 1965 and by Ronnie Milsap in 1965.[1] It was written by Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson, and Josephine Armstead.

It was a 1966 #1 R&B hit for American recording artist Ray Charles.[2] The single was released shortly after Charles was released from rehab after a 16-year heroin addiction. Charles heard a 1965 recording of the song by future country music legend Ronnie Milsap who was an unknown R&B artist at the time on Scepter Records. According to Milsap, Charles liked his version of the song so much that he decided to record it himself. It is notable for being one of Ashford & Simpson's first successful compositions together; the duo also penned Charles' "I Don't Need No Doctor".[3] An unusual feature of the recording is that it closes with the sound of the "NBC chimes".

YouTube Encyclopedic

  • 1/3
    Views:
    635 716
    131 150
    1 269 678
  • Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack
  • Martha and The Vandellas - Jimmy Mack
  • Ray Charles - What'd I Say

Transcription

Contents

Other notable covers

Chart positions

Chart (1966) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 31
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B Singles 1

References

  1. ^ "Recording: Let's Go Get Stoned". Second Hand Songs. 18 February 2011. Retrieved 14 June 2011.
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 113.
  3. ^ Ray Charles, "I Don't Need No Doctor" Retrieved 12, 2012.
  4. ^ Joe Viglione. "The Amboy Dukes - The Amboy Dukes | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2016-07-26.
  5. ^ James Brown, Fine Old Foxy Self Retrieved February 12, 2012.
  6. ^ Michael Spörke. "Big Mama Thornton: The Life and Music". Mcfarlandbooks.com. Retrieved 2015-10-07.

External links

This page was last edited on 23 June 2018, at 04:47
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.