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Battle of the classics The Mamas And The Papas vs. The Byrds

Discussion in 'Song and Band Battles' started by That 70s Guy, Jul 13, 2020.

Which song is better?

  1. The Mamas And The Papas - California Dreamin' (1966)

    11 vote(s)
    78.6%
  2. The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (1965)

    3 vote(s)
    21.4%
  1. Gibraltar

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    Both great tracks, but Turn Turn Turn borrowed lyrically from the Bible, whereas California Dreamin’ was an original lyric. Apart from that, you can’t really separate them because they’re both 60s classics.
     
  2. joker1961

    joker1961 Skaven Swear Runner

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    The Byrds
     
  3. CrazyConnie

    CrazyConnie Senior Member

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    California Dreamin'
     
  4. OldHippie

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    Tie, amazing harmonies in both songs.
     

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