This Day In Rock History: The Beach Boys release “Pet Sounds”

May 16th, 1966

The Beach Boys release the album “Pet Sounds” in the US.
In 2003, it was ranked #2 in Rolling Stones 500 Greatest Albums of All Time list, (The Beatles “Sgt. Peppers” came first). The album is regarded as the masterpiece of composer-producer Brian Wilson.

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