The album peaked at No. 32 in its 37-week run on the US charts.
Outside of lead single ‘Surfin’‘, the Beach Boys’ debut album was recorded throughout mid-1962 and produced by Nick Venet. In contrast to their future works, the album has a very raw, garagey sound, with the Beach Boys themselves playing almost every instrument. Surfin' Safari Q&A. Producers Brian Wilson, Hite Morgan, Murry Wilson & 1 more. Writers Brian Wilson, Derry Weaver, Eddie Cochran & 5 more. More The Beach Boys albums.
Written-By – B. Wilson*, M. Love*
Written-By – B. Wilson*, G. Usher*
|4777||Beach Boys*||Surfin' Safari / 409 (7", Single, Scr)||Capitol Records||4777||US||1962|
|4777||The Beach Boys||Surfin' Safari / 409 (7", Single, Los)||Capitol Records||4777||US||1962|
|6095||The Beach Boys||Surfin' Safari (7", Single, RE)||Capitol Records, Starline||6095||US||1972|
|CP-1484||Beach Boys*||Surfin' Safari / 409 (7", Single)||Capitol Records||CP-1484||Australia||1962|
|F 4777||Beach Boys*||Surfin' Safari / 409 (7", Single)||Capitol Records||F 4777||Denmark||Unknown|