F. Antolín Hernández / CC 50 years ago? Really? Vancouver, BC, Canada / Rock 101 - Greatest Hits 70s 80s & 90s Dean Hill June 16, 2015 03:06 pm Historic and unforgettable and unbelievable it was recorded 50 years ago. That July it was a huge hit and when played live the folk heads didn’t get it. The story of the song Rolling Stone has called the greatest ever is here.