This earned the singer a Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance in 1971.
Country singer-songwriter Joe South wrote this for his 1969 debut album, Introspect. It was covered by male artists like Freddy Weller, Billy Joe Royal, and Dobie Gray before the singer made it an international crossover hit in 1971. Aside from peaking at #3 on the US Hot 100, it also topped the Country chart for five weeks.
The Canadian pop group Kon Kan sampled the chorus for their 1988 dance club hit «I Beg Your Pardon.»
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Of course we hear you all shout “It’s ROSE GARDEN by Lynne Anderson”
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