- in 1966 - "Wild Thing" by "the Troggs" was released in the US. A contractual error meant that it came out on two separate labels - Atco and Fontana. The song was written by "Chip Taylor", brother of actor "Jon Voight".
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The first guitar was an adapted mandolin made in 1779, but it wasn't until 1850 that it was first named a guitar by Antonio Torres Jurado who lived in Spain. The electric guitar was invented in 1936 by George Beauchamp.