The Grass Roots

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The Grass Roots
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Background information
OriginLos Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresFolk rock, psychedelic folk, psychedelic rock, pop rock
Years active1965–present
LabelsDunhill, ABC, Haven, MCA, Gusto, RFG, Cleopatra
Websitethe-grassroots.com
MembersMark Dawson
Joe Dougherty
Dusty Hanvey
Larry Nelson
Past membersSee Members

The Grass Roots are an American rock music group. Their peak in popularity was in the 1960s and 1970s. They formed in Los Angeles, California in 1966. Their biggest hit was the song "Midnight Confessions" which charted in the US at #5 in 1968. Their 1969 song "I'd Wait a Million Years" was #15 in the U.S..

Albums[change | change source]

  • Where Were You When I Needed You (1966)
  • Let's Live for Today (1967)
  • Feelings (1968)
  • Leavin' It All Behind (1969)
  • Lovin' Things (1969)
  • Move Along (1972)
  • Alotta Mileage (1973)
  • Grass Roots (1975)
  • The ABC Collection (1976)
  • 14 Greatest (1978)
  • Powers of the Night (1982)
  • Live at Last (2000)
  • Symphonic Hits (2001)
  • Live Gold (2008)
  • The Complete Original Dunhill/ABC Hit Singles (2014)