Good Morning Starshine

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"Good Morning Starshine"
Good Morning Starshine - Oliver.jpg
Single by Oliver
from the album Good Morning Starshine
B-side "Can't You See"
Released May 1969
Format 7" single
Genre Pop rock
Length 3:39
Label Jubilee
Songwriter(s) James Rado, Gerome Ragni, Galt MacDermot
Producer(s) Bob Crewe
Oliver singles chronology
"Good Morning Starshine"
(1969)
"Jean"
(1969)
"Good Morning Starshine"
(1969)
"Jean"
(1969)

"Good Morning Starshine" is a pop song from the musical Hair (1967). It was a No. 3 hit in the United States in July 1969 and a No. 6 hit in the United Kingdom in October 1969, for the singer Oliver.

History[edit]

"Good Morning Starshine" is a song from the second act of the musical, Hair (1967). The song is performed by the character Sheila, played Off-Broadway in 1967 by Jill O'Hara and by Lynn Kellogg in the original 1968 Broadway production. In the 1979 film version of the musical, Sheila is portrayed by Beverly D'Angelo.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Cover versions[edit]

Artists who have recorded covers of the song[edit]

Artists who have performed/recorded the song live[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ D'Angelo filmography from imdb.com Retrieved 02-08-09.
  2. ^ "Australian Chart Book". Austchartbook.com.au. Archived from the original on 2016-03-05. Retrieved 2016-09-29. 
  3. ^ "flavour of new zealand - search listener". Flavourofnz.co.nz. Retrieved 2016-09-29. 
  4. ^ UK Official Chart Archive, 09.08.1969
  5. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 8th Edition (Billboard Publications), page 468.
  6. ^ Hyatt, Wesley (1999). The Billboard Book of #1 Adult Contemporary Hits (Billboard Publications), page 76.
  7. ^ http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/rpm/028020-119.01-e.php?brws_s=1&file_num=nlc008388.7590&type=1&interval=24&PHPSESSID=mhe12pta2k83e08udtq66ot062
  8. ^ "Top 100 Hits of 1969/Top 100 Songs of 1969". Musicoutfitters.com. Retrieved 2016-09-29. 
  9. ^ Top Records on 1969 (Based on Billboard Charts)", Billboard, December 27, 1969. pp. 16-17. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  10. ^ "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head/Get Together with Andy Williams - Andy Williams". allmusic.com. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 18 October 2010. 
  11. ^ "Kom nu" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. 1969. Retrieved 24 August 2014. 
  12. ^ "Svensktoppen" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. 1969. Retrieved 24 August 2014. 
  13. ^ "Tiden går" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. 1971. Retrieved 24 August 2014. 
  14. ^ "Svensktoppen" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. 1972. Retrieved 24 August 2014. 
  15. ^ "Stages - Elaine Paige". allmusic.com. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 18 October 2010. 
  16. ^ "Känn en doft av kärleken" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. 2004. Retrieved 24 August 2014. 
  17. ^ "Discogs: Mort Garson - Electronic Hair Pieces". Discogs.com. 2017. Retrieved 21 June 2017. 
  18. ^ Reid Harrison (Writer), Steven Dean Moore (Director) (1997-01-12). "The Springfield Files". The Simpsons. Season 8. Episode 163. FOX. 
  19. ^ Johnny Depp (Willy Wonka), Tim Burton (Director) (2005-07-10). Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Motion picture). Warner Bros. Retrieved 2008-04-11. Willy Wonka: Good morning, starshine... the earth says hello! 

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