“Stoned Soul Picnic” Performed by The 5th Dimension (1968) was the March 5, 2008 OSML post.
The multi-talented Laura Nyro, the composer, recorded and released “SSP” the same year as The 5th did.
Nyro’s rendition appeared on her second LP entitled “Eli and the Thirteenth Confession,” released in March 1968.
Have a listen to the composer’s vision, before clicking the above link to the top ten original hit of the song as performed by the talented 5th Dimension singing group.
After you have listened to both — please return to this post and vote for your favorite version.
- An OSML Classic Post of a “Summertime Hit” (oldschoolmusiclover.com)
- “Summertime” Performed by Billy Stewart (1966) (oldschoolmusiclover.com)
- Laura Nyro – A Magical Voice (musicofourheart.wordpress.com)