Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows

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"Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows"
Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows single cover.jpg
Single by Lesley Gore
from the album Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts
B-side"You've Come Back" (from Girl Talk)
GenreSunshine pop
Songwriter(s)Marvin Hamlisch, Howard Liebling
Producer(s)Quincy Jones
Lesley Gore singles chronology
"All of My Life"
"Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows"
"My Town, My Guy and Me"

"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 Gore's rendition 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]


Popular culture[edit]


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  2. ^ a b Richie Unterberger. "Lesley Gore | Biography & History". AllMusic. Retrieved 2016-09-29.
  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.
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  10. ^ Mack Lamoureux (2016-08-03). "Edmonton man shot in the neck with arrow on America's Got Talent". Retrieved 2018-07-14.
  11. ^ Stacey Ritzen (2016-08-03). "A Flaming Arrow Act Went Horribly, Horribly Wrong On 'America's Got Talent'". Retrieved 2018-07-14.
  12. ^ "The Umbrella Academy; Episode 109". Retrieved 2019-02-20.