Almost Grown (song)

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"Almost Grown"
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Single by Chuck Berry
from the album Chuck Berry Is on Top
B-side "Little Queenie"
Released 1959
Format 7" single
Recorded February 17, 1959
Chess Studios, Chicago, Illinois
Genre Rock and roll, rhythm & blues
Length 2:21
Label Chess
Songwriter(s) Chuck Berry

"Almost Grown" is a song written and recorded by Chuck Berry. It was released as a double A-side with "Little Queenie", the song is featured in the 1973 film American Graffiti.

Recording[edit]

The song was recorded on February 17, 1959, in Chicago, Illinois.

The song was released as Chess single 1722.[2]

Covers[edit]

Track listing[edit]

7" Vinyl

  1. "Almost Grown"
  2. "Little Queenie"

Chart performance[edit]

The song reached number thirty-two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and number three on the Billboard R&B chart.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Berry, Chuck, Chuck Berry: The Anthology, CD, 088 1120304-2, MCA Records, Chess, © 2000, liner notes
  2. ^ Berry, Chuck, Chuck Berry: The Anthology, CD, 088 1120304-2, MCA Records, Chess, 2000, liner notes
  3. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/almost-grown-mw0001595729
  4. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942–2004. Record Research. p. 55.