Alley Cat (album)

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Alley Cat
AlleyCatBentFabric.jpg
Studio album by Bent Fabric
Released 1962
Genre Swing
Label ATCO Records
Bent Fabric chronology
Alley Cat
(1962)
The Happy Puppy
(1962)

Alley Cat is the debut album by Danish pianist Bent Fabric. The album features the Grammy Award-winning single "Alley Cat", and was a charting album in 1962-63.[1][2]

The title song is used as a recurring gag on the short-lived 1990 TV show Get a Life.

The cover was designed by Haig Adishian, and was a Billboard Album Cover of the Week in October 1962.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. Alley Cat (2:24)
  2. Across The Alley From The Alamo (2:11)
  3. You Made Me Love You (3:03)
  4. Trudie (1:56)
  5. Markin' Time (1:38)
  6. In The Arms Of My Love (2:28)
  7. Delilah (2:15)
  8. Catsanova Walk (1:58)
  9. Symphony (2:19)
  10. Early Morning In Copenhagen (2:22)
  11. Comme Ci, Comme Ca (2:06)
  12. Baby Won't You Please Come Home (2:50)

References[edit]

  1. ^ (22 December 1962). Top LPs, Billboard (listed as No. 14 mono album in this issue, 9 weeks on chart)
  2. ^ (6 April 1963). Top LPs, Billboard (listing mono album as #36, with 24 straight weeks on chart, and stereo version at #13, with 16 straight weeks on chart)
  3. ^ Album Cover of the Weekwork=Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. 6 October 1962. pp. 31–. ISSN 0006-2510.