Pretty Flamingo

Pretty Flamingo by Manfred Mann was a UK number 1 hit on Thursday, May 5, 1966 spending 3 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. This song is not about a flamingo of course, but is a sort of love song about an unspecified though particularly attractive young woman. It was written by Mark Barkan from a short-lived psychedelic band from Philadelphia, called The Deep. It was Manfred Mann's record producer, John Burgess who introduced the group to the song.

Pretty Flamingo FAQs

Who sang Pretty Flamingo?

Pretty Flamingo was performed by Manfred Mann

What year did Pretty Flamingo get to the UK number 1 spot?

Pretty Flamingo first became a UK number 1 on Thursday, May 5, 1966

How long was Pretty Flamingo at number 1 in the UK?

Pretty Flamingo spent 3 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.