Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows

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"Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows"
Single by Lesley Gore
from the album Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts
B-side "You've Come Back"
Released 1965
Genre Sunshine pop
Label Mercury
Writer(s) Marvin Hamlisch, Howard Liebling
Producer(s) Quincy Jones
Lesley Gore singles chronology
"All of My Life"
(1965)
"Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows"
(1965)
"My Town, My Guy and Me"
(1965)

"Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows" is a popular song sung by Lesley Gore. It was originally released on Gore's 1963 album Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts.[1] The song, composed by Marvin Hamlisch,[2] was released as a single in conjunction with being sung by Lesley Gore in the 1965 film, Ski Party.[3] It was arranged by Claus Ogerman and produced by Quincy Jones.[4][5] The tune peaked at #13 on the Billboard Hot 100.[2]

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  • The song appears commonly in British independent webseries Eddsworld as character Tord's least favorite song.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Unterberger, R. "Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts". Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-07-20. 
  2. ^ a b http://www.allmusic.com/artist/p4387
  3. ^ "Ski Party soundtrack". IMDb. Retrieved 2012-09-14. 
  4. ^ Mason, S. "Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows". Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-07-20. 
  5. ^ "Quincy's Top 50 Hits". Billboard Magazine. November 26, 2005. p. 52. Retrieved 2011-07-20. 
  6. ^ Andrew Johnston (August 10, 2008 at 9:04 pm in Television). "Mad Men Mondays: Season 2, Episode 3, "The Benefactor"". Slant. 
  7. ^ "Mad Men Season 2, Episode 3, The Benefactor (Lollipops and Roses by Jack Jones)". TuneFind.com. August 10, 2008. 
  8. ^ Video on YouTube