Hooked on a Feeling: BLUE SWEDE

+ scroll down for the BJ Thomas version

Australian singles charts:
Hooked on a Feeling entered the Kent Music Report on 25 March 1974 and peaked at #4. The song was #26 on the Top 100 of 1974.

The song is on Hooked On a Feeling which entered the Kent Music Report album charts on 3 June 1974 and peaked at #53.

BONUS CLIP BELOW – Scroll down for the BJ Thomas version

The version by Swedish band Blue Swede made singer Björn Skifs’ “Ooga-Chaka-Ooga-Ooga” intro well known, although it had been used originally by British musician Jonathan King in his 1971 version of the song.
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Original version released in 1969 by BJ Thomas featuring an electric sitar played by Reggie Young.

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