Paul Evans was a part of the 50's - and the 60's as the writer and singer of many million-sellers. In the 70's he reached 6 on the UK charts with "Hello, This Is Joannie (The Telephone Answering Machine Song)"
Brill Building tunesmith Paul Evans' impressive body of work receives deluxe treatment on the excellent Happy-Go-Lucky Me: The Paul Evans Songbook. A good anthology plays like a time line, and . label Castle Music has done a fine job collecting the hits, demos, and previously unissued tracks from his 50-year career.
Paul Evans (born March 5, 1938, Queens, New York) is an American rock and roll singer and songwriter, who was most prominent in the 1950s and 1960s. I Was Part of the 50's.
This CD contains Paul Evans' original 50s and 60s recordings, "Seven Little Girls (Sitting in the Back Seat)," "Midnight Special," "Happy-Go-Lucky Me," and "Hello, This Is Joannie" (1977) - plus his original song demos of "Roses Are Red (My Love)," a month-long number 1 recording for Bobby Vinton and "When," which went to number 5 on the Billboard charts. with the Kalin Twins in 1958.
I Was Part of the 50's. The Fabulous Teens & Beyond. Happy-Go-Lucky Me: The Paul Evans Songbook. SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.
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I had a bunch of hit records in the 50s, 60s, and 70s - as writer and recording artist.
CreditsGeorge Bergold - Producer
Boudleaux Bryant - Composer
Felice Bryant - Composer
Al Byron - Composer
Paul Evans - Arranger, Composer, Guitar, Primary Artist, Producer
Panama Francis - Drums
Randy Goodrum - Piano
Bob Hilliard - Composer
Clyde McPhatter - Composer
Paul Parnes - Composer
Lee Pockriss - Composer
Jack Reardon - Composer, Vocals (Background)
Sam "The Man" Taylor - Sax (Tenor)
Jerry Wexler - Composer
Hank Williams - Composer
Jimmy Wisner - Arranger, Producer
|1||I Was a Part of the 50's Paul Evans||Paul Evans||3:14|
|2||Seven Little Girls Sitting in the Back Seat Bob Hilliard / Lee Pockriss||Paul Evans||2:17|
|3||Midnight Special Paul Evans||Paul Evans||2:03|
|4||Happ Go Lucky Me Al Byron / Paul Evans||Paul Evans||1:58|
|5||Honey Love Clyde McPhatter / Jerry Wexler||Paul Evans||2:10|
|6||Brigade of Broken Hearts||Paul Evans||2:17|
|7||After the Hurricane Al Byron / Paul Evans||Paul Evans||2:58|
|8||Hushabye, Little Guitar Paul Evans / Hank Williams||Paul Evans||2:31|
|9||Happy Birthday, America Paul Evans||Paul Evans||3:01|
|10||Hello, This Is Joannie (The Telephone Answering Machine Song) Paul Evans||Paul Evans||3:10|
|11||Hangin' Out and Hangin' In Paul Evans / Paul Parnes||Paul Evans||3:16|
|12||Bye Bye Love Boudleaux Bryant / Felice Bryant||Paul Evans||3:25|
|13||Willie's Sung With Everyone (But Me) Paul Evans||Paul Evans||3:34|
|14||I Gotta Know Paul Evans / Hank Williams||Paul Evans||2:13|
|15||What Do You Know? Paul Evans||Paul Evans||2:13|
|16||Roses Are Red Al Byron / Paul Evans||Paul Evans||2:44|
|17||When Paul Evans / Jack Reardon||Paul Evans||0:58|
|18||Interview and Reprise of "I Was a Part of the 50's"||Paul Evans||8:18|