Les McCann Plays the Hits

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

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)

ReceptionEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic     [3]

AllMusic gives the album 3 stars.[3]

Track listingEdit

  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

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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.