Super Hits of the '70s: Have a Nice Day, Vol. 24

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
Then it all went soft -- well, at least the songs on this 24th volume of Rhino's Super Hits of the '70s series. Whether it was of the disco, folk-pop, bubblegum, novelty, or retro '50s variety, it did seem like most everything on the late-'70s charts bore the slick and sparkly production that would go on to dominate pop music. To wit, here David Naughton completely waters down the sounds of Studio 54 and Chuck Mangione neuters fusion into quiet storm respectability, while Jigsaw and Starbuck lose their one-hit wonder verve and Wet Willie sends doo wop straight to a Howard Johnsons lounge near you. Save for cuts by those who ride the nu lounge wave with some aplomb -- Shaun...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
Then it all went soft -- well, at least the songs on this 24th volume of Rhino's Super Hits of the '70s series. Whether it was of the disco, folk-pop, bubblegum, novelty, or retro '50s variety, it did seem like most everything on the late-'70s charts bore the slick and sparkly production that would go on to dominate pop music. To wit, here David Naughton completely waters down the sounds of Studio 54 and Chuck Mangione neuters fusion into quiet storm respectability, while Jigsaw and Starbuck lose their one-hit wonder verve and Wet Willie sends doo wop straight to a Howard Johnsons lounge near you. Save for cuts by those who ride the nu lounge wave with some aplomb -- Shaun Cassidy, Andrew Gold, and Samantha Sang anyone? -- this music is best aired only after one is duly ensconced on the sectional with white wine and bonbons in hand.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/26/1996
  • Label: Rhino
  • UPC: 081227229825
  • Catalog Number: 72298

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ronnie McDowell Track Performer
Wet Willie Track Performer
Chuck Mangione Track Performer
Shaun Cassidy Track Performer
Andrew Gold Track Performer
Jigsaw Track Performer
Starbuck Track Performer
Brotherhood of Man Track Performer
Samantha Sang Track Performer
Paul Nicholas Track Performer
David Naughton Track Performer
Flash Cadillac & The Continental Kids Track Performer
Technical Credits
Robin Gibb Composer
Bill Inglot Remastering
Geoff Sykes Remastering
Paul Grein Liner Notes
Coco Shinomiya Art Direction
DJ Juanito Composer
McQueen Composer
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