God Only Knows
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The Top Ten Beach Boys Songs
5. God Only Knows
Released as the B-side of Wouldn't It Be Nice in the US, in other countries God Only Knows was the A-side. And for good reason, thought many! Historian John Robert Greene claimed it lead to the reinvention of the love song. Another example of the Beach Boys' pioneering, to refeence 'God' in the title was unheard of for a pop song at the time!