Everyone's Gone to the Moon

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"Everyone's Gone to the Moon"
Single by Jonathan King
from the album Or Then Again...
B-side"Summer's Coming"
Released1965
GenrePop
Length2:23
LabelDecca Records (UK)
Parrot Records (US and Canada)
Songwriter(s)Jonathan King
Producer(s)Jonathan King
Jonathan King singles chronology
"Everyone's Gone to the Moon"
(1965)
"Let It All Hang Out"
(1966)

"Everyone's Gone to the Moon" is a song that was written and recorded as the debut single of the British singer-songwriter and record producer Jonathan King. The song was released in 1965 while King was still an undergraduate at Cambridge University.[1]

Released by Decca Records, it reached No. 4 in the UK,[2] and No. 17 in the US Billboard Hot 100.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ William L. Roth (2001), "At the Water's Edge - Essays in Faith and Morals", Books.google.co.uk, ISBN 9780967158716, retrieved 2015-11-28
  2. ^ Betts, Graham (2004). Complete UK Hit Singles 1952-2004 (1st ed.). London: Collins. p. 425. ISBN 0-00-717931-6.
  3. ^ Brent Mann (2003), "99 Red Balloons...and 100 Other All-Time Great One-Hit Wonders", Books.google.co.uk, p. 43, ISBN 9780806525167, retrieved 2015-11-28
  4. ^ "The rise and fall of a pop tsar". The Guardian. London. Press Association. 29 March 2005.

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