It was written in the mids by American singer-songwriter Chet Powers stage name Dino Valentifrom psychedelic rock band Quicksilver Messenger Service. The song is an appeal for peace and brotherhood, presenting the polarity of love versus fear, and the choice to be made between them. The song was originally recorded as Let's Get Together by the Kingston Trio in a live performance in March that was released on June 1,on their album Back in Town. The Kingston Trio often performed it live. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved March 12, American Anthem. Retrieved July 14,
Background[ edit ] The song is an appeal for peace and brotherhood, presenting the polarity of love versus alarm, and the choice to be made between them. The Kingston Trio a lot performed it live. Cover versions[ alter ] A pre-Byrds David Crosby recorded Get Together around the same age as the Trio, but possibly a few weeks later, since the belt arrangement includes the riff from the Beatles ' version of Twist after that Shout , released earlier in Britain but not in the United States until April. It was produced as a result of Jim Dickson as a four-song demo tape that Crosby recorded before joining the Byrds. While it did not accomplish the same level of success at the same time as the other, Let's Get Together provided the group with a second acme 40 hit on the Billboard Angry when it peaked at number
Maddened by the improbability of the pina colada song, in which a cheating couple end up on a canopy date with each other, a fact journalist crunches the numbers. I was even more enraptured by the cassette than the film. And this actual track — a US No 1 on its release in although it recharted in , making it the only pop song to hold the top spot in different decades — soon wormed its way into my psyche, partly because it was accordingly catchy, partly because it was accordingly annoying. Our protagonist, deciding this account fits him perfectly, places a delicate ad in response, suggesting they assemble at a bar at noon. Considerably than breaking into a flurry of mutual recrimination, they laugh at the coincidence and talk about all the interests they never knew they collective — including an affair, presumably. This story first maddened and then intrigued me.
InFury Records released it as a definite. Harrison further developed the song after that inSue Records issued it as a two-part single titled Let's Work All together. Although Harrison's original song did not appear in the record charts, his reworked version entered the U. Acme It had been three years as Harrison's last chart appearance  after that the singles failed to reach the charts. InHarrison reworked the song along with the title Let's Work Together. Able-bodied now the marriage vow is actual sacred The man put us all together now you want to make it Stick together, come on, come arrange let's stick together You know we made a vow not to abandon one another never.