The Grass Roots are a highly successful rock and roll group that consistently produced quality music in their heyday from 1966 to 1975. Although they never attained a number one hit on the charts, they consistently were in the top end of popular music in the turbulent rock music scene. Radio play was a big factor in their history. It was not easily tracked to properly reflect on the charts, in those years. They managed to be one of the top picks of disc jockeys and enjoyed frequent requests from listeners. From 1967 to 1972 The Grass Roots were on the Billboard charts 307 straight weeks. During their run, they were heard constantly on the airwaves and many of their hits are still seeing heavy rotation on oldies stations to this day. They achieved two platinum albums, two gold albums, thirteen gold singles and charted singles a total of twenty-nine times. In their home state of California, they were rock and roll legends and enjoyed heavy rotation of their songs as the local heroes. They managed to consistently satisfy their listeners through several itinerations of musicians, all producing a great sound to carry on the tradition. They have sold over twenty million records worldwide. The Grass Roots benefited from outstanding production and recording techniques compliments of Dunhill Records and their producers such as Steve Barri. Their recordings stand up to the test of time.