Make It Big Select song --------- 'Til I Die (Wouldn't It Be Nice) To Live Again 409 4th Of July A Day In The Life Of A Tree A Friend Like You A Time To Live In Dreams A Young Man Is Gone Add Some Music To Your Day Airplane All Dressed Up For School All I Wanna Do All I Want To Do All Summer Long All This Is That Almost Summer Alone On Christmas Day And Your Dream Comes True Angel Come Home Anna Lee, The Healer Aren't You Glad At My Window Baby Blue Back Home Ballad Of Ole' Betsy Barnyard Be Here In The Mornin' Be Still Be True To Your School Be With Me Beach Boys Stomp (A.K.A. Karate) Beach Girl Belles Of Paris Bells Of Christmas Big Wednesday Break Away Brian's Back Busy Doin' Nothin' Cabinessence California Feelin' California Girls California Saga: Big Sur California Saga: California Can't Wait Too Long Car Crazy Cutie Caroline, No Carry Me Home Catch A Wave Celebrate The News Cherry, Cherry Coupe Child Is Father Of The Man Child of Winter (Christmas Song) Christmas Day Chug-A-Lug Cool, Cool Water Crack At Your Love Cruisin' Cuckoo Clock Cuddle Up Custom Machine Dance, Dance, Dance Darlin' Daybreak Over The Ocean Deirdre Diamond Head Ding Dang Disco Symphony Disney Girls (1957) Do It Again Do The Surfer Stomp Do Ya Do You Like Worms Do You Remember? Don't Back Down Don't Be Scared Don't Go Near The Water Don't Hurt My Little Sister Don't Let Her Know She's An Angel Don't Talk (Put Your Head On My Shoulder) Don't Worry Baby Don't Worry, Bill Drag City Dreamer Drive-In End Of The Show Endless Harmony Everything I Need Fall Breaks And Back To Winter (W. Woodpecker Symphony) Fantasy Is Reality / Bells Of Madness Farewell My Friend Farmer's Daughter Feel Flows Finder's Keepers Food Fair Forever Friday Night Friends Full Sail Fun, Fun, Fun Funky Pretty Games Two Can Play Gee, But I'm Lonesome Getcha Back Gettin' Hungry Girl Don't Tell Me Girls On The Beach Go Away Boy God Only Knows Goin' On Gone Gonna Hustle You Good Time Good Timin' Good Vibrations Got To Know The Woman Guess I'm Dumb Had To Phone Ya Hang On To Your Ego Happy Endings Hard Times Hawaii He Gives Speeches He's A Bum Heaven Help Me, Rhonda Here Comes The Night Here She Comes Here Today Heroes And Villains Hey Little Tomboy Hold On Dear Brother Holidays Honkin' Down The Highway How She Boogalooed It I Could Make You Mine I Do I Don't Wanna Know I Get Around I Just Got My Pay I Just Wasn't Made For These Times I Know There's An Answer I Wanna Pick You Up I Went To Sleep I Write The Songs I'd Love Just Once To See You I'll Bet He's Nice I'm Bugged At My Ol' Man I'm Coming Home I'm In Great Shape I'm Waiting For The Day In My Room In The Back Of My Mind In The Parkin' Lot It's A New Day It's About Time It's Like Heaven It's O.K. It's Over Now Johnny Carson Judy Karen Keep An Eye On Summer Keepin' The Summer Alive Kiss Me, Baby Kokomo Kustom Kar Show Lady (Fallin' In Love) Lady Lynda Lahaina Aloha Leaving This Town Let Him Run Wild Let It Shine Let The Wind Blow Let Us Go On This Way Let's Go Away For Awhile Let's Put Our Hearts Together Let's Visit Heaven Tonight Life Is For The Living Lines Little Bird Little Children Little Deuce Coupe Little Honda Little Pad Little Saint Nick Lonely Sea Long Promised Road Look (Song For Children) Lookin' At Tomorrow (A Welfare Song) Love And Mercy Love Is A Woman Love To Say Dada Luau Make It Big Make It Easy Make It Good Male Ego Marcella Meant For You Melekalikimaka Melt Away Merry Christmas, Baby Mona Mona Kana Moonshine Morning Christmas Mt. Vernon And Fairway - Theme My Diane My Love Lives On My Solution Never Learn Not To Love No-Go Showboat Noble Surfer Number One One for the Boys Only With You Our Car Club Our Prayer Our Sweet Love Over My Head Pacific Coast Highway Pacific Ocean Blues Passing By Pet Sounds Please Let Me Wonder Pom Pom Play Girl Problem Child Quasimoto Rainbow Eyes Rainbows Rendezvous Rio Grande River Song Rock And Roll Survivor Roller Skating Child Sail On, Sailor Salt Lake City Sandy She Needs Me Santa's Beard Saturday Morning In The City See The Light She Knows Me Too Well She Rides With Me She's Goin' Bald She's Got Rhythm Sheriff Of Noddingham Sherry She Needs Me Shut Down Shut Down, Part II Slip On Through Solar System Some Sweet Day Someone's Ahead Of You Somewhere Near Japan Soul Searchin' Soulful Old Man Sunshine Sound Of Free Spirit Of America Stevie Still Cruisin' Still I Dream Of It Stoked Student Demonstration Time Sumahama Summer Means New Love Summer U.S.A. Summer's Gone Surf City Surf Jam Surf's Up Surfer Girl Surfin' Surfin' Safari Surfin' U.S.A. Susie Cincinnati Sweet Mountain Sweet Sunday Kinda Love Take A Load Off Your Feet Tears In The Morning Ten Little Indians Thank You, Baby That's Not Me That's Why God Made The Radio The Elements: Fire (Mrs O'Leary's Cow) The Girl From New York City The Little Girl I Once Knew The Man With All The Toys The Monkey's Uncle The Nearest Faraway Place The New Girl In School The Night Was So Young The One You Can't Have The Queen The Spirit Of Rock & Roll The Surfer Moon The Trader The Warmth Of The Sun Thinkin' 'Bout You Baby This Car Of Mine This Whole World Thoughts Of You Three Blind Mice Time Time To Get Alone Too Much Sugar Transcendental Meditation Travelin' Trombone Dixie Turning Point Under The Moonlight Vegetables Wake The World We'll Run Away Wendy What's Wrong When A Man Needs A Woman When I Grow Up (To Be A Man) When Summer Comes (Get A Chance With You) Where I Belong Whistle In Wild Honey Wind Chimes With Me Tonight Wonderful Workshop Wouldn't It Be Nice Wrinkles You And I You Need A Mess Of Help To Stand Alone You Still Believe In Me You're So Good To Me You're Welcome Your Imagination Your Summer Dream Other songs from Still Cruisin' --------- Still Cruisin' Somewhere Near Japan Island Girl In My Car Kokomo Wipe Out [Cover] Make It Big I Get Around Wouldn't It Be Nice California Girls "Make It Big" (Mike Love / Bill House / Terry Melcher) The Beach Boys song Album: Still Cruisin' (1989) Listen to The Beach Boys version: Youtube Covers: 1
Based on the hook of House's song "You Can Make It Big".
Melcher adapted it and it featured on a Doris Day TV show (see the Doris Day and Terry Melcher version below).
Mike then added new lyrics for the
Still Cruisin' album.
Artist Album Year Listen Notes Doris Day & Terry Melcher Doris Day's Best Friends TV show 1985 Youtube Early version of the track by co-writer Melcher and his mother Day. Lacks some of the lyrics Mike would later add.
Unreleased outside of the TV show it appeared on. Is there a cover of "Make It Big" missing? Please get in touch.