Young Girl (album)

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Young Girl
Young Girl (album).jpg
Studio album by Gary Puckett & The Union Gap
Released April 24, 1968
Recorded 1967
Genre Pop
Label Columbia
Producer Jerry Fuller
Gary Puckett & The Union Gap chronology
Woman, Woman
(1968)Woman, Woman1968
Young Girl
Union Gap
(1968)Union Gap1968
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Young Girl is the RIAA Gold-certified second studio album by Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, released in 1968.

The title track hit #1 on the Cash Box Top 100 and #2 on the Billboard Hot 100. It made it to #34 on the Adult Contemporary chart. An international smash, this was also the band's first #1 on the United Kingdom chart in 1968.[2] The album landed on the Billboard album chart, reaching #21 and going Gold.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Side 1[edit]

  1. "Young Girl" (Jerry Fuller)
  2. "Lady Madonna" (John Lennon, Paul McCartney)
  3. "Kiss Me Goodbye" (Les Reed, Barry Mason)
  4. "The Pleasure of You" (Fuller, Gary Puckett)
  5. "Dreams of the Everyday Housewife" (Chris Gantry)
  6. "I'm Losing You" (Puckett, Fuller)

Side 2[edit]

  1. "Honey (I Miss You)" (Bobby Russell)
  2. "The Mighty Quinn" (Bob Dylan)
  3. "Wait Till The Sun Shines on You" (Kerry Chater)
  4. "(Sweet, Sweet Baby) Since You've Been Gone" (Aretha Franklin, Teddy White)
  5. "Say You Don't Need Me" (Fuller, Puckett)


Chart positions[edit]


Year Chart Peak Position
1968 Billboard 200 21


Year Single Chart Peak Position
1968 "Young Girl" Billboard Hot 100 2
1968 "Young Girl" Adult Contemporary Chart 34
1968 "Young Girl" United Kingdom 1


  1. ^ Young Girl at AllMusic
  2. ^ Young Girl's Chart Positions Retrieved November 18, 2012
  3. ^ Gary Puckett & The Union Gap's charting albums Retrieved November 18, 2012.