Les McCann Plays the Hits

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Les McCann Plays the Hits
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Studio album by
Released1966
RecordedAugust 5 and September 9, 1966
United Recording, Hollywood, CA and Bell Sound Studios, New York, NY
GenreJazz
Length38:57
LabelLimelight
LM 82041
ProducerJerry Ross
Les McCann chronology
Live at Shelly's Manne-Hole
(1966)
Les McCann Plays the Hits
(1966)
Bucket O' Grease
(1966)

Les McCann Plays the Hits is an album by pianist Les McCann recorded in 1966 and released on the Limelight label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[3]

AllMusic gives the album 3 stars.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Sunny (part 1)" (Bobby Hebb) - 7:07
  2. "Sunny (part 2)" (Hebb) - 2:40
  3. "Guantanamera" (José Martí) - 2:55
  4. "Summer Samba (So Nice)" (Marcos Valle, Paulo Sérgio Valle, Norman Gimbel) - 2:22
  5. "Sad Little Girl" (Les McCann) - 2:55
  6. "River Deep – Mountain High" (Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector) - 3:16
  7. "Les Skate" (Jerry Ross, Mark Barkan) - 3:19
  8. "Sunshine Superman" (Donovan) - 3:06
  9. "Message to Michael" (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 2:52
  10. "Flamingo" (Ted Grouya, Edmund Anderson) - 2:35
  11. "Compared to What" (Gene McDaniels) - 2:33
  12. "Pretty Flamingo" (Barkan) - 3:17

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mercury Records Catalog: Limelight series accessed March 8, 2016
  2. ^ Freed., R. Les McCann Discography accessed March 8, 2016
  3. ^ a b Les McCann Plays the Hits – Listing at AllMusic. Retrieved March 8, 2016.