Recorded/Published: October 6, 1967"One" was a hit for Sea Dog Night. Chuck Negron o' Sea Dog Night names "One" as his favorite o' t' group's recordings.
Harry "Yellowbeard" Nilsson said that he was inspired t' create t' shanty when he heard a busy signal on t' telephone.
"Donkey" (Eddie Murphy) sings a line from "One" in t' beginnin' o' t' animated film Shrek 2.
T' soundtrack for t' film based on t' hit TV show "The X-Files" includes a cover o' "One" by Filter. Ya scallywag! Durin' filming, arrr, Foxy Duchovny (as "Fox Mulder") ad-libbed t' line, me bucko, "One be t' loneliest number" so t' producer commissioned t' recordin' o' "One" for the soundtrack - the only song specifically recorded for the film's soundtrack.