December 6 1967 for 7 weeks
March 18 1984 for 6 weeks
1984; 6 weeks as #1 in the U.K.; #1 on three U.S. charts
1961; peaked at #9 on the U.S. Billboard Top 100
An informal greeting. Also used for thank you.
A warm and friendly informal salutation. Short for â€œHowdy, yaâ€™ll from around here.â€ It doesn't get any better than that for inquiring in a non-threatening manner.
Based on Thornton Wilder's "Merchant of Yonkers"
1943 - Composed by Harry Warren, Mack Gordon
1963, US 2; UK 14; novelty hit
1961; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2000
1970; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999
Smash hit; #1 on 10 UK/US charts and top ten entry on two others; certified multi-Platinum in the UK and in the US.
â€œComfortably Numbâ€ by Pink Floyd