Neil plays the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California.
America sees Neil in his first national television appearance on “American Bandstand,” singing “Solitary Man.”
Bang releases “Cherry, Cherry” and “I’ll Come Running.”
Neil’s second appearance on “American Bandstand,” singing “Cherry, Cherry,” is aired on national television.
The Monkees record Neil’s “Look Out (Here Comes Tomorrow)” for the Colgems Label.
Bang releases Neil’s first album, “The Feel of Neil.” (Original title was “Solitary Man.”)
Bang releases “I Got the Feelin’ (Oh No No)” and “The Boat That I Row.”
Colgems releases Neil’s “I’m A Believer,” recorded by the Monkees, hitting the charts by January and becoming the top song of 1967.
Neil records five commercial sessions for the Coca-Cola Company. Two of them are issued on a various artists CD, “Things Go Better With Coke — 60’s Coca-Cola Commercials 1965-’69,” released in 1996.
Diamond Label releases Neil’s “Back From Baltimore,” recorded by Ronnie Dove, with Neil singing a couple of lines in the background.
Neil appears on the ABC-TV show, “Where The Action Is,” which includes an interview and a performance of “I Got The Feelin’ (Oh, No, No).”
Cash Box Magazine votes Neil the #1 singer for the year 1967, in a tie with Frank Sinatra.
Neil appears on “American Bandstand,” singing “You Got To Me,” and “Solitary Man.”
The Monkees record Neil’s “Black and Blue (From Kicking Myself).” This recording was never released. During same session, The Monkees record “A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You.”
Bang releases “You Got To Me” and “Someday Baby.”
Colgems releases “A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You,” recorded by the Monkees.
Bang releases “Girl, You’ll Be A Woman Soon” and “You’ll Forget.”
Diamond Label releases Neil’s “My Babe,” and “Put My Mind At Ease,” recorded by Ronnie Dove.
Cash Box Magazine Dee-Jay poll votes Neil #1 Most Promising Up-And-Coming Vocalist and #3 Most Programmed Male Vocalist.
Bang releases “I Thank The Lord For The Nighttime,” and “The Long Way Home.”
Neil appears on “The Mike Douglas Show.”
Neil appears on TV show, “Live From The Bitter End,” hosted by Fred Weintraub. Other guests include Odetta and The Lovin’ Spoonful.
Bang releases Neil’s 2nd album, “Just For You.”
Neil appears on the television show “Mannix,” in a role as a nightclub singer.
Bang releases “Kentucky Woman,” and “The Time is Now.”
Neil appears, performing “Shilo” on the TV Special, “Poppendipidy,” hosted by Flip Wilson and Robbie Porter.
Cash Box Magazine names Neil #1 Singer for 1967—in a tie with Frank Sinatra.
Bang releases “New Orleans,” and “Hanky Panky.”
Neil is interviewed on “The Merv Griffin Show,” a syndicated talk show. During the interview, Neil demonstrates fencing techniques. Neil performs “Stranger In Paradise” and “Jenny Rebecca.”
Newsweek Magazine publishes feature article about Neil entitled, “Kid From Brooklyn.”
Neil signs recording deal with UNI Records.
Neil appears again on “The Merv Griffin Show,” performing “Softly As I Leave You,” and his soon-to-be-released single, “Brooklyn Roads.”