The riff that opens Seals & Crofts‘ “Summer Breeze” sure is popular. I mentioned in a previous Musical coincidence that something very similar to it appeared in a Hollies song (“Touch”) released in the same year (1972), but I’ve just discovered it in another song, this time a more recent one, by an Australian band.
Here’s that Seals & Crofts tune:
And here’s the Australian song:
Here’s that Hollies song again: