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Chicago (the band)

Beginnings re-release

Jun 1971

Chicago re-releases Beginnings as a single after it was previously released on their debut album The Chicago Transit Authority in October 1969. As a single, Beginnings reaches #7 on the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart. It is written by Robert Lamm:

…whenever we play Beginnings I always think of the girl that I was with when I wrote : Beginnings — at the beginning. Because for me, when I’m singing one of the songs that I wrote, I always go back to when I wrote it, the moment that I wrote it.

Chicago – Beginnings (Live at Tanglewood 07/21/1970)