Kings of the World peaked at no 10 on the Go-Set National Top 40 on 16 December 1972.
Mississippi were an Australian soft rock band (1972–1975), which included Graham Goble on lead vocals and guitar, Beeb Birtles on lead vocals and guitar, and Derek Pellicci on drums. The band had started as Allison Gros in Adelaide in 1970 and moved to Melbourne in 1971 where they recorded as Allison Gros, Drummond and, early in 1972, became Mississippi.
As Mississippi they reached No. 10 with ‘Kings of the World’ in 1972. In early 1975, with Birtles, Goble and Pellici aboard and the addition of Glenn Shorrock, the group were renamed Little River Band.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mississippi_(band)
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