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Origins of "Fun, Fun, Fun"


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This is a fun story from our local TV station a few years ago. Apparently, the Beach Boys were very popular and quite heavily promoted in Salt Lake City on station KNAK. The station owner had a teenage daughter and one night she asked to borrow her father's Thunderbird to go to the library. As it turns out, she ended up at a local drive-in restaurant which got her grounded from the car. The next day she complained to the radio station staff about her travails. As fate woud have it, the Beach Boys were in studio that day and heard the story. They thought it would make a great record, and they completed the lyrics in the car on the way to the Salt Lake Airport. Anyway, hope you enjoy this bit of trivia:

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