This song was written by Randy Bachman and Burton Cummings. It was first recorded by The Guess Who? in 1968. The song was first released as a single in Canada in 1968. The B-side was Lightfoot. It reached number seven on the Canadian Singles chart. The single was released in American and The UK in 1969. It reached number six on the Billboard chart. The song was also released on The Guess Who’s 1969 album Wheatfield Soul. The song was part of the repertoire of Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band and was sung by Burton Cummings.