"99 Pounds"


Jeff Barry


Jeff Barry


Trio Music Co., Inc.

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99 Pounds is a song written by Jeff Barry which was released on The Monkees' album Changes. It was recorded at RCA Studio B, New York City, January 21, 24, and February 4, 5, and 6, 1967, featuring David Jones on lead vocals. It was recorded during the final Kirshner-supervised Monkees sessions for what would become known as Headquarters.

lead vocals: David Jones
backing vocals: Unknown
guitar: Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCracken
bass: Louis Mauro, James Tyrell
drums: Herb Lovelle
piano: Stan Free
organ: Arthur Butler
tambourine: Thomas Cerone

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