They began singing Christmas carols in a convertible in their hometown of Hawthorne, California.
Over and over, their hits have stood for Summer throughout the 60’s.
By the mid- to late 1970’s, Casey Kasem would call them the biggest selling American group with some 90 million records sold.
And in the 80’s, 1983 in particular, they overcame U.S. Secretary of the Interior James Watt’s banning them from the Washington DC grounds because they supposedly attracted “the wrong element.”
The Beach Boys have done it all..and today their Mike Love turns 76….and their music is just plain “Fun Fun Fun”…