Music Monday – Wild Thing

Exactly 46 years ago today, The Troggs started their two week run at number 1 on the US Singles Chart with this song.  This song was actually written in 1965 by Chip Taylor, and was originally recorded by The Wild Ones.  However, this song is best known for its 1966 cover by the English band, The Troggs.  In fact, this version is ranked #257 on the Rolling Stone magazine’s list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.  Here is Wild Thing.