A World of Happiness [Bonus Tracks]

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Following in the footsteps of the classic Free To Be You and Me come this uplifting collection of songs and poems. Designed to inspire a positive attitude and a generous spirit, these sophisticated tracks offer kids advice on leading a life of kindness. All 16 recordings are performed by celebrities dedicated to the cause, such as Deborah Harry, Samuel L. Jackson, Lisa Loeb, and Isaac Hayes. Spanning a multitude of genres, but holding the same powerful message, A World of Happiness is an experience not to be missed.
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Editorial Reviews

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Following in the footsteps of the classic Free To Be You and Me come this uplifting collection of songs and poems. Designed to inspire a positive attitude and a generous spirit, these sophisticated tracks offer kids advice on leading a life of kindness. All 16 recordings are performed by celebrities dedicated to the cause, such as Deborah Harry, Samuel L. Jackson, Lisa Loeb, and Isaac Hayes. Spanning a multitude of genres, but holding the same powerful message, A World of Happiness is an experience not to be missed.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/5/2009
  • Label: Koch Records
  • UPC: 099923474623
  • Catalog Number: 4746
  • Sales rank: 334,198

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Introduction - Sydnie Hyams (0:07)
  2. 2 A World Of Happiness - Lou Rawls (4:53)
  3. 3 In The Details - Lisa Loeb (3:14)
  4. 4 Just Ask - Illeana Douglas (2:27)
  5. 5 The Grumps - Isaac Hayes (3:30)
  6. 6 Don'tcha Wanna Know? - Debbie Harry (3:37)
  7. 7 The Jiggles - Bradley Whitford (3:35)
  8. 8 Tatum The Toad - Michael Wincott (1:55)
  9. 9 The Patience Bossa - Perry Farrell (3:13)
  10. 10 Knowa' The Cat - Samuel L. Jackson (4:42)
  11. 11 What Could Be Better? - Annette O'Toole (2:00)
  12. 12 The Possibilities - Rosanna Arquette (4:04)
  13. 13 Kassandra The Snake - Gretchen Parlato (2:52)
  14. 14 Use Your Words - The Velvet Snazzletones (3:10)
  15. 15 Little Me - Magic Johnson (2:38)
  16. 16 The Same Ground - Tor Hyams (2:41)
  17. 17 Syd And Lou Lullaby - Gretchen Parlato (3:12)
  18. 18 A World Of Happiness - Lou Rawls (1:10)
  19. 19 Outro - Lilli Elias (0:16)
  20. 20 Sleepytime In Kenturcky - Joan Osborne (2:44)
  21. 21 Daddy Loves You - Edwin McCain (6:17)
  22. 22 New Moon - Perry Farrell (3:12)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Larry Chaney Guitar
Lanny Cordola Guitar
Keith Cotton Piano
Jonathan Elias Hammond Organ
Jock Ellis Trombone
Dennis Farias Trumpet
Perry Farrell Vocals
Don Martin Track Performer
Dave Wittman Drums
Aaron Comess Drums
Jimmy Haun Banjo, Bass
Cameron Stone Cello
Edwin McCain Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals
Larry Reed Choir, Chorus
Craig Shields Saxophone
Andrew Carillo Guitar
Brian Benning Track Performer
Scott Strecker Trumpet
Aaron Kohen Bass
Carl Restivo Bass, Guitar
Ethan Phillips Bass
Lindsay Brooks Choir, Chorus
Quiana Brown Choir, Chorus
Vanessa Dorman Background Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Jack Elias Children's Voices
Willie Farr Jr. Choir, Chorus
Sydnie Leolani Hyams Children's Voices
Tor Hyams Organ, Piano, Background Vocals
Etty Lau Farrell Background Vocals
David Scharff Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Jens Fischer Composer
Perry Farrell Composer
Mike Mierau Mastering
Joan Osborne Composer
Cameron Stone Arranger
Edwin McCain Composer
Michael McKean Composer
Michael Gerlach Engineer
Brendan Hawkins drum programming
Vicenzo LoRusso Composer
David Smith Illustrations
Carl Restivo Composer, drum programming
Annette O'Toole Composer
Tor Hyams Composer, Producer, Liner Notes, Executive Producer, Vocal Arrangements, Audio Production
Krishni Kiffa Composer
David Scharff Composer, Producer
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