Freaky Friday

Back in 1969 Phil Goff joined the Labour party.

In 1967 this song was all the rage.

Up, Up and Away” is a 1967 song written by Jimmy Webb and recorded by The 5th Dimension, that became a major pop hit, reaching #7 on the U.S. Pop Singles chart and #18 in Canada. The single peaked at #9 on Billboard’s Easy Listening Top 40.

Phil Goff: bringing the 60s back into NZ politics.


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  • middleagedwhiteguy

    The song that was at #1 the longest in NZ when Goff joined Labour was…..

    The song that was #1 for the year Key joined the National Party was