First Class were singer-for-hire Tony Burrows (Edison Lighthouse, Flying Machine, Brotherhood of Man) and studio musicians. Apart from "Beach Baby", an inspirred bit of Beach Boys pastiche that sounded great on the radio in 1974, the rest is pretty much middling fare. 27 people found this helpful.
The First Class were a British pop music studio-based group, put together by songwriter and record producer John Carter. They are best known for their hit song "Beach Baby," a top 20 hit in both the US and UK. The First Class was the studio creation of British singer/songwriter John Carter, hiring singers Tony Burrows and Chas Mills, to join him as an outlet for material Carter wrote with his creative partner and wife, Gillian (Jill) Shakespeare.
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Album: The First Class/The First Class SST (1974). Charted: 13 4. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Beach Baby" sounds like it's the lost Beach Boys hit with the overproduction of Blood Sweat & Tears on a coffee binge. But it's written by John Carter (also here on backing vocals) and his wife/ collaborator Gillian Shakespeare. Carter-Shakespeare collaborated on a number of hits and John Carter was a record producer for many marquee pop acts in the '60s, including Herman's Hermits and The Ivy League.
Written-By – Shakespeare, Carter. Beach Baby (7", Single). EON 102. First Class (3).
Beach Baby (Original Extended Version).
Letras de Beach Baby por The First Class. Aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh Aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh, aaahhh Do you remember back in old . oh oh oh). When everybody drove a Chevrolet (oh oh oh) Whatever happened to the boy next door The sun-tanned crew-cut all-american male Remember dancin' at the high school hop (oh oh oh) The dress I ruined with the soda pop (oh oh oh) I didn't recognize the girl next-door The beat up sneakers and the pony tail Beach baby, Beach
Beach Baby lyrics from First Class. Do you remember back in old . . Album Name : The First Class. Release Date : 2008-12-08. Song Duration : 5:16. First Class Beach Baby. Wo-oh-oh) When everybody drove a Chevrolet (Wo-oh-oh) Whatever happened to the boy next door, Suntanned, crewcut, all-American Male? Remember dancing at the high school hop The dress I ruined with the soda pop? I barely recognized the girl next door With beatup sneakers and a pony tail. Beach Baby, Beach Baby, there on the sand From July to the end of September Surfin' was fun, we'd be out in the sun every day. Oooh. I never thought that it would end Oooh.
Beach Baby by First Class.
|A||Beach Baby (Stereo)||3:08|
|B||Beach Baby (Mono)||3:08|
- Distributed By – London Records
- Published By – John Carter Music Ltd.
- Produced For – Sunny Records Ltd.
- Producer – John Carter
- Written-By – Shakespeare*, Carter*
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- Matrix / Runout (Side A, Label): ZXDR 55377
- Matrix / Runout (Side B, Label): XDR 55377-EV
- Matrix / Runout (Side A, Etched): ZXDR 55377-1 T1
- Matrix / Runout (Side B, Etched): XDR 55377 EV-1 T1
|UK R 66||The First Class*||Beach Baby (7", Single, Pap)||UK Records||UK R 66||UK||1974|
|UK R 66||The First Class*||Beach Baby (7", Single, Pus)||UK Records||UK R 66||UK||1974|
|FM 7638||First Class||Beach Baby / Both Sides Of The Story (7", Single)||Decca||FM 7638||South Africa||1974|
|5N-49022||First Class||Beach Baby (7", Single)||UK Records||5N-49022||US||1974|
|UK 49022||First Class||Beach Baby (7", Single)||UK Records||UK 49022||US||1974|