On This Day in 1970 – Mungo Jerry Goes Gold
On this day in 1970 the smash single ‘In The Summertime’ by Mungo Jerry, was certified Gold.
Here’s the very hirsute video for the song:
Those dudes were SERIOUSLY hairy…even for the 70’s!
By the way, Mungo Jerry isn’t a person. Their name was inspired by the poem ‘Mungojerrie‘, from T. S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats. (???)