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On This Day: The Monkees Climb To The Top of The Charts in 1966 with “Last Train To Clarksville”

In 1966, The Monkees were at the top of the Billboard singles chart with ‘Last Train To Clarksville’, the group’s first No. 1. Bobby Hart who co-wrote the song got the idea for the lyrics when he turned on the radio and heard the end of The Beatles‘Paperback Writer’.