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Going barking mad for this hit from Three Dog Night

And what a cover it was of 'Mama Told Me Not To Come'!

Published at 6:05am 11th July 2018. 1-minute read.

Going barking mad for this hit from Three Dog Night

They went braking mad for this one from Three Dog Night.

It was on this day (11 July) in 1970 when the band went to Number One in the US with their cover of 'Mama Told Me Not To Come'.

Their version of Randy Newman's song would stay there for two weeks.

It would also make its way to Number 3 in the UK and would go onto be covered by Tom Jones and The Stereophonics.

For more of the best music from the decade - listen to Mix 70s

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