A soulful New York bar band infected by the exuberance of
the Beatles, the Rascals opened their cover of the Olympics' "Good
Lovin' " with a simple hook: singer Felix Cavaliere's "One! Two!
Three!" count-off. Their jacked-up live rendition was captured by co-producer
Dowd, who urged them not to mess with it. "We weren't too pleased with
our performance," Cavaliere admitted. "It was a shock to us when
it went to the top of the charts." (#325 of Rolling Stone's Best 500