Hit Songs of 1968 – #28

The Rascals are back with another number one hit. “People Just Got to Be Free” was written by group members Felix Cavaliere and Eddie Brigati. It came out soon after the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy. This would be the last number one hit by the group. The Rascals also …

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Hit Songs of 1968 – #27

The Doors were back with another hit in 1968 with “Hello, I Love You.” The song was written by Jim Morrison in 1965 but not recorded until 1968. There was a later plagiarism allegation that the song that a riff was similar to The Kinks’ song “All Day and All of the Night.” That claim …

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