"Surfin' U.S.A." is a song by the Beach Boys featuring lyrics by Brian Wilson set to the music of "Sweet Little Sixteen," written by Chuck Berry, released as a single with "Shut Down" as the b-side on March 4, 1963. It also appeared on the 1963 album Surfin' U.S.A. It debuted on network television via The Steve Allen Show broadcast two days before release with the band lip-synching it. It peaked at number two in the chart of the Music Vendor trade paper (within a year renamed Record World), number three in Billboard and Cash Box. The song features Mike Love on lead vocals.