Polly (The Kinks song)

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"Polly"
Wonderboy cover.jpg
Single by The Kinks
A-side "Wonderboy"
Released 5 April 1968 (UK)
15 May 1968 (USA)
Format 7" single
Genre Rock
Label Pye 7N 17468 (UK)
Reprise 0691 (USA)
Writer(s) Ray Davies
Producer(s) Ray Davies
The Kinks singles chronology
"Autumn Almanac"
(1967)
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"Susannah's Still Alive"
(1967)
(Dave Davies solo release)
"Wonderboy"/
"Polly"
(1968)
"Days"
(1968)

Polly, sometimes mislabeled as Pretty Polly, is a song by British rock group The Kinks. It was released as the B-side of their 1968 single "Wonderboy".[1] "Wonderboy" peaked at number 36 on the UK Singles Charts, becoming the first major Kinks single since 1964 to be a relative commercial failure. It also peaked at number six in The Netherlands.[2]

"Polly" later appeared as a bonus track on the 1998 and 2004 CD reissues of Something Else by The Kinks.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Song info. Kindakinks.net. Retrieved 31 December 2009
  2. ^ Charts. Kindakinks.net. Retrieved 31 December 2009

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