Rodney Slater, who was the alto saxophone player in band, owned two parrots who they all enjoyed teaching to swear. The Parrots were named Pearl and Freddy after the entertainers Pearl Carr and Teddy Johnson.
This song was later used on a Cadbury's chocolate advert still sung by Vivian Stanshall but changed to "My Cadbury's Parrot."
Suggestion credit: Nancy - Isle Of Wight, United Kingdom, for above 2
Robin Thicke and his mom, Gloria Loring are the first the first ever mother-and-son to have both tallied top 10 singles on the Hot 100 as solo artists or duos. Loring reached #2 with Carl Anderson in 1986 with "Friends and Lovers" and Thicke topped the chart in 2013 with "Blurred Lines."