In Appreciation: Davy Jones

Not all music critics were kind to The Monkees during their heyday, or years afterward, but it cannot be denied that within the group one could find true talent. Of the four, Davy Jones personified the image of the teen idol and, along with the rest of the group, participated in the 60s push for peace and love. “Daydream Believer”, one of The Monkees’ biggest hits (and one where Davy sang lead), is a great example of this mindset:

Davy Jones passed away this week, and leaves behind many fans and a lasting legacy of music that made people happy. He will be missed.

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