Browse by Title
A B C D E F G
H I J K L M N
O P Q R S T U
V W X Y Z #  




Like To Get To Know You

by

Spanky & Our Gang



Songfacts®:  You can leave comments about the song at the bottom of the page.

This song was the follow-up to Spanky & Our Gang's hits "Sunday Will Never Be The Same" and "Lazy Day," and it scored quite well, peaking at #17 on the Billboard Hot 100. This was their last Top 30 hit, though they continued to score a number of minor hits until October 1968, when lead guitarist Malcolm Hale died of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning at the age of 27. Front woman Elaine "Spanky" McFarlane achieved some success as a solo artist, sometimes fronting for The Mamas & The Papas after the tragic death of the late Cass Elliot. (thanks, Mike - Santa Barbara, CA)
Spanky & Our Gang
More Spanky & Our Gang songs
More songs with fake endings

Comments (3):

@Camille-Nice comment..so poignant ..you have the makings of a writer :-)
- nolan, duarte, CA
First song that made me fall in love with a mystery girl in High School. She became my wife but it only lasted 5yrs. This song still pulls on my heart when i hear it.
- Jonathan, Newark, NY
This is one of the most sublime,subtle,sexy as well as romantic songs I've ever heard. I remember riding in the back seat of my parents' car as a child listening to Spanky McFarlane's voice and feeling calm & transported to a wonderful place. And even tho I was so young, after hearing this song, somehow I was never the same again; but in a good way.
- Camille, Toronto, OH
You have to to post comments.
Dr. JohnDr. John
The good doctor shares some candid insights on recording with Phil Spector and The Black Keys.
Neal Smith - "I'm Eighteen"Neal Smith - "I'm Eighteen"
With the band in danger of being dropped from their label, Alice Cooper drummer Neal Smith co-wrote the song that started their trek from horror show curiosity to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Gretchen ParlatoGretchen Parlato
The acclaimed jazz singer explains how dancing expands her range as a vocalist.
Don FelderDon Felder
Don breaks down "Hotel California" and other songs he wrote as a member of the Eagles. Now we know where the "warm smell of colitas" came from.