"Happy People" is a 1974 single by The Temptations, co-written by Lionel Richie. The song was the first single from the A Song For You album. In the United States, the single went to number one on the R&B chart and number 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. "Happy People" also peaked at number eleven on the disco/dance charts. The single was the first Tempations release without the guidance of Norman Whitfield since 1966.