the Mamas and the Papas down to one


Denny Doherty, founding member of the Mamas and the Papas, has passed away. Michelle Phillips is the last remaining member of that popular 60s folk-pop band. Mama Cass choked on a ham sandwich in 1974, and John Phillips died of heart failure in 2001.

John Phillips was the group’s principal songwriter, but it was the Nova Scotian Denny Doherty who sang most of the male leads. In California Dreamin', he's the one who goes

Stopped into a church
I passed along the way
Well, I got down on my knees
And I pretend to pray
You know the preacher likes the cold
He knows I’m gonna stay




GREATEST HITS
1. California Dreamin'
2. Go Where You Wanna Go
3. Monday, Monday
4. I Call Your Name
5. Do You Wanna Dance
6. I Saw Her Again
7. You Baby
8. Dancing Bear
9. Words Of Love
10. No Salt On Her Tail
11. Look Through My Window
12. Dancing In The Street
13. Dedicated To The One I Love
14. Creeque Alley
15. Glad To Be Unhappy
16. Twist And Shout
17. Twelve Thirty (Young Girls Are Coming To The Canyon)
18. My Girl
19. Safe In My Garden
20. Dream A Little Dream Of Me