Almost Grown (song)

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"Almost Grown"
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Single by Chuck Berry
from the album Chuck Berry Is on Top
Released 1959
Genre Rock and roll
Length Chess
Writer(s) Chuck Berry

"Almost Grown" is a song written and recorded by Chuck Berry. It was released as a double A-side with "Little Queenie". The song is featured in the 1973 film American Graffiti. The background vocals on Berry's recording are by Etta James and Harvey & the New Moonglows, featuring the young Marvin Gaye.

Track listing[edit]

7" Vinyl

  1. "Almost Grown"
  2. "Little Queenie"

Chart performance[edit]

The song reached number thirty-two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and number three on the Billboard R&B chart.[1]


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942–2004. Record Research. p. 55.