My Name is Jack: MANFRED MANN

Australian singles charts:
My Name is Jack entered the Kent charts on 6 July 1968 and peaked at #7. The song was #67 on the Top 100 of 1968.

John Simon

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Wikipedia – My Name is Jack:
The lyrics and music for My Name Is Jack were written by John Simon, and his own version was included on the soundtrack of the 1968 film You Are What You Eat. The song tells the story of a resident of the “Greta Garbo Home for Wayward Boys and Girls”, which was the nickname of a real hostel, the Kirkland Hotel, in San Francisco, where part of the movie was filmed.
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Wikipedia – Manfred Mann:
Manfred Mann was an English rock band, formed in London and lasting from 1962 to 1969. The group was named after their keyboardist Manfred Mann, who later led the successful 1970s group Manfred Mann’s Earth Band. The band had two different lead vocalists, Paul Jones from 1962 to 1966, and Mike d’Abo from 1966 to 1969.
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Wikipedia – Greta Garbo:
Greta Garbo (Greta Lovisa Gustafsson) was a Swedish-born American actress. She was known for her melancholic, somber persona due to her many film portrayals of tragic characters and for her subtle and understated performances. In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked Garbo fifth on its list of the greatest female stars of classic Hollywood cinema.
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