It was the group's first foray into soul music and was heavily influenced by the R&B of Motown and Stax Records (artists such as Stevie Wonder). Lead single and opening track, "Wild Honey", became a minor hit with only a short chart stay. Its follow-up "Darlin'" reached the US Top 20. The album itself reached number 24 in the US and number seven in the UK.
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Wild Honey is the 13th studio album by American rock band the Beach Boys, released on December 18, 1967. The album contrasts with many Beach Boys LPs that came before it with its R&B and soul music aesthetic. The Wild Honey sessions were preceded by an attempt at recording a live-in-the-studio album, Lei'd in Hawaii. When conflicts arose, the idea was dropped in favor of a new studio album. The Wilsons' cousin Steve Korthoff and friend Arnie Geller later wrote the album's original liner notes: "Honey, of the wild variety, on a shelf in Brian’s kitchen, was not only an aide to all of the Beach Boys’ health but the source of inspiration for the. record, Wild Honey.
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Released December 18, 1967. Wild Honey Tracklist. 1. Wild Honey Lyrics. 2. Aren't You Glad Lyrics. Though it retains the minimal, band-oriented aesthetic of that album, this album is more upbeat and influenced by soul as well as contemporary rock and roll. Producers The Beach Boys. Writers Al Jardine, Brian Wilson, Bruce Johnston & 6 more.
Listen to music from Wild Honey like Mapas de zonas desiertas, Torres Blancas & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Wild Honey. 1) Wild Honey is the music project of twee-pop/indie-folk musician Guillermo Farré and his group of friends and is based in Madrid, Spain. Guillermo Farré is also a member of the Spanish indie-pop group Mittens. 2) Wild Honey is a band included on one of the Macross 7 soundtrack compilations.
Lyrics to "Wild Honey" song by Beach Boys: Sweet sweet wild honey bee Eat up eat up eat up honey Mama I'm tellin' you as sure as I'm standing. a taste of wild honey You know she's got the sweetness of a honey bee Wild honey She got it on and stung me good yes sirree. With all the other stud bees buzzing all around her hive She singled me out single handed took me alive Well can you can you gonna take my life eating up her wild honey. Sweet sweet wild honey bee) (Eat up eat up eat up honey). Oh mama she's sweeter Gettin' sweeter Sweeter sweeter Sweet.