Bright and Shiny (album)

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Bright and Shiny
Studio album by Doris Day
Released March 20, 1961
Genre Traditional pop
Label Columbia
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Bright and Shiny
I Have Dreamed
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Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Bright and Shiny is an album released by Columbia Records, featuring Doris Day backed by Neal Hefti's orchestra, on March 20, 1961. It was released in two forms; a monaural LP (catalog number CL-1614) and a stereophonic LP (catalog number CS-8414). A song of the same name was composed especially for this album.

The album was combined with Day's 1959 album, Cuttin' Capers, on a compact disc, issued on November 13, 2001 by Collectables Records.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Bright and Shiny"   Bob Sherman/Dick Sherman  
2. "I Want to Be Happy"   Vincent Youmans/Irving Caesar  
3. "Keep Smilin', Keep Laughin', Be Happy"   Lou Singer  
4. "Singin' in the Rain"   Nacio Herb Brown/Arthur Freed  
5. "Gotta Feelin'"   Andy Prince  
6. "Happy Talk"   Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein II  
7. "Make Someone Happy"   Jule Styne/Betty Comden/Adolph Green  
8. "Ridin' High"   Cole Porter  
9. "On the Sunny Side of the Street"   Jimmy McHugh/Dorothy Fields  
10. "Clap Yo' Hands"   George Gershwin/Ira Gershwin  
11. "Stay with the Happy People"   Bob Hilliard/Jule Styne  
12. "Twinkle and Shine"   By Dunham