Showing posts with label Vanity Fare. Show all posts
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May 26, 2019

Hitchin' A Ride by Vanity Fare (1970)

Hitchin' A Ride by Vanity Fare (1970)
"Hitchin' a Ride" is a song written by Mitch Murray and Peter Callander issued as a single by the English pop/rock band Vanity Fare in late 1969. It reached number 16 on the UK Singles Chart in February 1970, but was a bigger hit in the United States, reaching number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 on June 27, 1970. Billboard ranked the record as the number 14 song of 1970.



"Hitchin' a Ride" sold a million copies in the United States alone, and it became a gold record.