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Windy Run
"Windy" is a pop music song written by Ruthann Friedman
Ruthann Friedman
and recorded by The Association.[3] Released in 1967, the song reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
Billboard Hot 100
in July of that year. Overseas, it went to #34 in Australia, and #3 in Yugoslavia. Later in 1967 an instrumental version by jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery
Wes Montgomery
became his biggest Hot 100 hit when it peaked at #44. "Windy" was The Association's second U.S. #1, following "Cherish" in 1966. Billboard ranked the record as the No. 4 song for 1967. The lead vocals were sung in unison by Russ Giguere and Larry Ramos
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Windy (other)
"Windy" is a 1967 hit song written by Ruthann Friedman. Windy may also refer to:Contents1 Places 2 Music 3 Comics and games 4 Other uses 5 See alsoPlaces[edit]Windy, West Virginia, an unincorporated community in the United StatesMusic[edit]Windy (album), a 1968 studio album by Astrud Gilberto Windy (song), by the AssociationComics and games[edit]Windy (comics), a Walter Lantz cartoon character Windy (Suikoden), a Suikoden character Windy Miller, a character in the British children's television series Camberwick Green Windy, the "hub" world in the video game Conker's Bad Fur DayOther uses[edit]Windy (dinghy), class of dinghy of which about 1500–2000 were built Windy (nickname), a list of people Radio Windy, a former radio station in Wellington, New Zealand, later branded as Windy FMSee also[edit]All pages beginning with "Windy" Wind (other) Windies, a colloquial name for the West Indies cricke
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Barry Manilow
Barry Manilow
Barry Manilow
(born Barry Alan Pincus; June 17, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, musician and producer with a career that has spanned more than 50 years. His hit recordings include "Mandy", "Can't Smile Without You", and " Copacabana
Copacabana
(At the Copa)". He recorded and released 47 Top 40 singles, including 12 that hit number one and 27 of which appeared within the top ten, and has released many multi-platinum albums. Although not a favorite artist of music critics,[2] Manilow has been praised by entertainers including Frank Sinatra, who was quoted in the 1970s as saying, "He's next."[3] In 1988, Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
stopped Manilow at a party, hugged him and said, "Don't stop what you're doing, man
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Hal Blaine
Hal Blaine
Hal Blaine
(born Harold Simon Belsky; February 5, 1929) is an American drummer and session musician.[1] He is most known for his work with the Wrecking Crew in California. Blaine played on numerous hits by popular groups, including Nancy Sinatra, Jan and Dean, Elvis Presley, John Denver, the Ronettes, Simon & Garfunkel, the Carpenters, the Beach Boys, the Grass Roots,[2] the 5th Dimension, the Monkees, the Partridge Family, and Steely Dan. He has played on 40 number one hit singles, 150 top ten hits and has performed on, by his own accounting, over 35,000 recorded tracks. He is widely regarded as one of the most prolific drummers in rock and roll history, having "certainly played on more hit records than any drummer in the rock era".[3] Blaine is a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum, and the Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame
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A Day In The Life (Wes Montgomery Album)
A Day in the Life
A Day in the Life
is the eighteenth album by jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery, released in 1967. It reached number one on the Billboard Jazz
Jazz
album chart and number 2 on the R&B chart. It also reached number 13 on the Billboard 200. The single "Windy" became his biggest Hot 100 hit when it peaked at number forty-four. After recording for Riverside and Verve Records, Montgomery switched to A&M Records
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Gary Lewis And The Playboys
Gary Lewis & the Playboys were an American 1960s era pop and rock group, fronted by musician Gary Lewis, the son of comedian Jerry Lewis. They are best known for their 1965 Billboard Hot 100
Billboard Hot 100
number-one single "This Diamond Ring", which was the first of a string of hit singles they had in 1965 and 1966. The band had an earnest, boy-next-door image similar to British invasion
British invasion
contemporaries such as Herman's Hermits
Herman's Hermits
and Gerry and the Pacemakers. The group folded in 1970, but a version of the band later resumed touring and continues to tour, often playing for veterans' benefits.[1]Contents1 1960s fame 2 Original members 3 Discography3.1 Singles 3.2 Albums 3.3 Compilation albums4 References 5 External links1960s fame[edit] The group began life as Gary & the Playboys. Gary Lewis started the band with four friends of his when he was 18
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Astrud Gilberto
Astrud Gilberto
Astrud Gilberto
(born March 29, 1940) is a Brazilian samba and bossa nova singer. She became well known in the 1960s for her performance of the song "The Girl from Ipanema".Contents1 Biography 2 Discography 3 Bibliography 4 References 5 External linksBiography[edit] Astrud Gilberto
Astrud Gilberto
was born Astrud Evangelina Weinert, the daughter of a Brazilian mother and a German father, in the state of Bahia, Brazil. She was raised in Rio de Janeiro. She married João Gilberto
João Gilberto
in 1959 and emigrated to the United States
United States
in 1963, residing in the U.S. from that time
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Windy (album)
Windy is a 1968 studio album by Astrud Gilberto, arranged by Eumir Deodato, Don Sebesky, and Patrick Williams.Contents1 Reception 2 Track listing 3 Personnel 4 ReferencesReception[edit]Professional ratingsReview scoresSource RatingAllMusic [1]The AllMusic review by Jason Ankney awarded the album three and a half stars and said that the album "proves one of Astrud Gilberto's most consistent and sublime efforts, artfully straddling the division between Brazilian bossa nova and American sunshine pop...the songs possess a lithe, shimmering beauty that perfectly complements Gilberto's feathery vocals"
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Andy Williams
Howard Andrew Williams (December 3, 1927 – September 25, 2012) was an American popular music singer. He recorded 43 albums in his career, of which 15 have been gold-certified[1] and three platinum-certified.[2] He was also nominated for six Grammy
Grammy
Awards. He hosted The Andy Williams
Andy Williams
Show, a television variety show, from 1962 to 1971, and numerous TV specials. The Andy Williams Show
The Andy Williams Show
won three Emmy awards. The Moon River Theatre in Branson, Missouri, is named after the song he is most known for singing— Johnny Mercer
Johnny Mercer
and Henry Mancini's "Moon River"
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Honey (Andy Williams Album)
Honey is an album by American pop singer Andy Williams that was released in the spring of 1968 by Columbia Records.[1] In reviewing the LP William Ruhlmann of Allmusic traced the progression of the Williams formula, noting that "he had been drawing on the recent hit parade for some of his material for years. But Honey marked his complete crossover to such an approach
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Billy Paul
Paul Williams (December 1, 1934 – April 24, 2016[1]), known professionally as Billy Paul, was a Grammy Award-winning American soul singer, known for his 1972 #1 single, "Me and Mrs. Jones", as well as the 1973 album and single "War of the Gods" which blends his more conventional pop, soul, and funk styles with electronic and psychedelic influences. He was one of the many artists associated with the Philadelphia
Philadelphia
soul sound created by Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, and Thom Bell. Paul was identified by his diverse vocal style which ranged from mellow and soulful to low and raspy
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Ebony Woman
Ebony Woman is an album by soul singer Billy Paul. The album was produced by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff, arranged by Stanley Johnson and Bobby Martin, and engineered by Joe Tarsia. On its original Neptune Records release in 1970 the LP reached #12 on the Billboard soul charts and #183 on the pop charts. The Bobby Martin penned "Let's Fall in Love All Over" was released as a single but failed to chart. The album was re-released with new cover art in 1973 on Philadelphia International Records reaching #186 on the pop chart and #43 on the soul charts
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Betty (band)
BETTY is an alternative rock group from New York City.Contents1 Biography 2 Line-up 3 Discography 4 Television series 5 Filmography 6 Additional Performances/Recordings 7 External links 8 ReferencesBiography[edit] The band was formed in Washington D.C. around the scene of the 9:30 club. In 1989, the band relocated to NYC. The name of their first album, "Hello, BETTY!" comes from the standard opening for all their appearances. In 1995, the band expanded by adding Tony Salvatore on lead guitar and drums to the initial line-up of vocals with electronic accompaniment, bass and cello. BETTY appeared in every episode of the 1989 HBO Series Encyclopedia, singing educational songs each centered on a particular word, as well as performing the opening and closing theme songs
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The Greatest Songs Of The Sixties
The Greatest Songs of the Sixties is Barry Manilow's sequel album for The Greatest Songs of the Fifties. The album was another major hit for Manilow in the United States, selling nearly 50% more than his previous album in its opening week. As with its predecessor, this album was produced by Clive Davis, along with Manilow and David Benson
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Billboard Year-End Hot 100 Singles Of 1967
This is a list of Billboard magazine's Top Hot 100 songs of 1967.[1][2]№ Title Artist(s)1 "To Sir With Love" Lulu2 "The Letter" The Box Tops3 "Ode to Billie Joe" Bobbie Gentry4 "Windy" The Association5 "I'm a Believer" The Monkees6 "Light My Fire" The Doors7 "Somethin' Stupid" Frank & Nancy Sinatra8 "Happy Together" The Turtles9 "Groovin'" The Young Rascals10 "Can't Take My Eyes off You" Frankie Valli11 "Little Bit O' Soul" The Music Explosion12 "I Think We're Alone Now" Tommy James and the Shondells13 "Respect" Aretha Franklin14 "I Was Made to Love Her" Stevie Wonder15 "Come Back When You Grow Up" Bobby Vee16 "Kind of a Drag" The Buckinghams17 "Sweet Soul Music" Arthur Conley18 "Expressway to Your Heart" The Soul Survivors19 "Soul Man" Sam & Dave20 "Never My Love" The Association21 "Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie" Jay & t
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Sesame Street
Sesame Street
Sesame Street
is an American educational children's television series that combines live action, sketch comedy, animation and puppetry. It is produced by Sesame Workshop
Sesame Workshop
(formerly known as the Children's Television Workshop until June 2000) and was created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The program is known for its images communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, and includes short films, with humor and cultural references. The series premiered on November 10, 1969, to positive reviews, some controversy,[1] and high viewership; it has aired on the U.S.'s national public television provider PBS
PBS
since its debut, with its first run moving to premium channel HBO
HBO
on January 16, 2016.[2] The show has undergone significant changes in its history
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