Lucky Thompson Plays Happy Days Are Here Again

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Lucky Thompson Plays Happy Days Are Here Again
Studio album by Lucky Thompson
Released 1965
Recorded February 16, 1965
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PR 7394
Producer Don Schlitten
Lucky Thompson chronology
Lucky Strikes
(1964)
Lucky Thompson Plays Happy Days Are Here Again
(1965)
Lucky is Back!
(1965)

Lucky Thompson Plays Happy Days Are Here Again is an album led by saxophonist Lucky Thompson recorded in 1965 and released on the Moodsville label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lucky Thompson except as indicated

  1. "Happy Days Are Here Again" (Milton Ager, Jack Yellen) - 5:25
  2. "Safari" - 6:09
  3. "Cry Me a River" (Arthur Hamilton) - 4:59
  4. "You Don't Know What Love Is" (Gene de Paul, Don Raye) - 5:27
  5. "People" (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) - 4:40
  6. "As Time Goes By" (Herman Hupfeld) - 5:20

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed May 20, 2013
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review, accessed May 20, 2013