Feels So Good (Chuck Mangione album)

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Feels So Good
Chuck Mangione, Feels So Good (1977).png
Studio album by Chuck Mangione
Released 8 December 1977
Genre Smooth jazz, easy listening
Length 45:48
Label A&M
Producer Chuck Mangione
Chuck Mangione chronology
Main Squeeze
(1976)Main Squeeze1976
Feels So Good
(1977)
An Evening of Magic, Live at the Hollywood Bowl
(1978)An Evening of Magic, Live at the Hollywood Bowl1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

Feels So Good is a 1977 jazz album released by Chuck Mangione.[2] It contains his hit single, the title song "Feels So Good", which in an edited form reached No. 4 on the U.S. charts.[3] The song also reached the top of the Billboard adult contemporary chart.[4] It was also frequently referenced on the animated TV comedy King of the Hill, on which Mangione had a recurring voice role as himself.

The album Feels So Good peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard albums chart in 1978.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All selections written by Chuck Mangione.

  1. Feels So Good - 9:42 (edit: No. 4 pop, No. 1 AC)
  2. Maui-Waui - 10:13
  3. Theme From 'Side Street' - 2:05
  4. Hide & Seek (Ready Or Not Here I Come) - 6:25
  5. Last Dance - 10:54
  6. The XIth Commandment - 6:36

Musicians[edit]

  • Chuck Mangione: flugelhorn, electric piano
  • Chris Vadala: soprano, alto, and baritone saxes; piccolo, flute, and alto flute
  • Grant Geissman: electric, acoustic, 12-string, and classical guitars
  • Charles Meeks: bass
  • James Bradley, Jr.: drums, congas, timbales

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. "Feels So Good - Chuck Mangione". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2013-02-21.
  2. ^ Feels So Good: Album information Retrieved on June 7, 2007
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 8th Edition (Billboard Publications)
  4. ^ a b Hyatt, Wesley (1999). The Billboard Book of No. 1 Adult Contemporary Hits (Billboard Publications)