This song was written by Randy Bachman. It was first recorded by The Guess Who in 1969. An edited version of the song was released as the B-side to Laughing in 1969. It reached number twenty-one on the Canadian RPM Singles Chart and number twenty-two on the Billboard chart. An unedited version of the song was released on The Guess Who’s 1969 album Canned Wheat. The song was part of the repertoire of Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band and was sung by Burton Cummings.