“Hitchin’ a Ride” is a song written by Mitch Murray andPeter Callander issued as a single by the UK-based band,Vanity Fare in late 1969. It reached #16 on the UK Singles Chart in February 1970, but was a bigger hit in the United States, reaching #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the spring of 1970. Billboard ranked the record as the No. 14 songContinue Reading