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Piggy in the Middle
Piggy in the Middle single.png
The Single Cover. (reverse)

A-side

Hello Get Lost

Released

24 November 1967

Recorded

5, 6, 27 and 29 September 1967

Genre

Psychedelic rock
Psychedelic pop

Label

Parlourphone (UK)
Capatol (US)

Songwriter(s)

Nasty-McQuickly

Producer(s)

Archie Macaw

Last Single

Love Life (1967)

Next Single

Lady O'Hara (1968)

Piggy in the Middle was a song on the Tragical History Tour album and film in 1967. The song originated after Ron Nasty found out that his old English teacher was making his class interpret the Rutles' lyrics, so Nasty wrote the most ridiculously silly lyrics he could.

Piggy in the Middle


The song was, erroneously, excluded from the USA release of the album.

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