The song features drummer Gerry Polci on lead vocals, with Frankie Valli, the group's usual lead vocalist, singing the bridge sections and backing vocals, and bass player Don Ciccone – former lead singer of The Critters – singing the falsetto part ("And I felt a rush like a rolling ball of thunder / Spinning my head around and taking my body under"). SecondHandSongs is building the most comprehensive source of cover song information. My assumption has always been that the lyrics do not even refer to a sexual encounter, much less anything drug-related. December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night) The full version is still shown on Canadian cable television and is available on video overseas. In music: "Oh, What a Night" (The Dells song), 1956, re-released 1969 "December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)", a 1975 song by The Four Seasons Oh What a Night (Guano Apes song), a 2011 single by the Guano Apes In film: . View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1996 CD release of Oh What A Night on Discogs. Join Napster and play your favorite music offline. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Oh What a Night: 70s Classics - Various Artists on AllMusic A music video was produced to accompany the original 1975 release. She was everything I dreamed she'd be. written by Jiřina Fikejzová Check out Oh What a Night by 60's 70's 80's 90's Hits on Amazon Music. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Oh What a Night [1988 Remixes] - The Four Seasons on AllMusic - 1988 Finnish, Cette année-là 2016 Global Music Brand & Entertainment One U.S., LP http://vevo.ly/VHduMT Absolutely inexcusable. Sweet surrender, what a night! "December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)" is a song originally performed by The Four Seasons, written by original Four Seasons keyboard player Bob Gaudio and his future wife Judy Parker, produced by Gaudio, and included on the group's album, Who Loves You (1975). "Oh, What a Night" is a song first recorded by the doo-wop group the Dells and released in 1956, originally under the title "Oh What a Nite". British pop/dance act Clock released a dance cover of "Oh What a Night" in 1996. "December 1963 (Oh What a Night)" is one of my all-time favorite records, and it holds up very well in the two remixes provided here: one is the increasingly-less-"new" hit version, which reached #14 pop in late 1994. Watch the video for Oh What A Night from The Dells's On Their Corner: The Best Of The Dells for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. I felt a rush like a rolling bolt of thunder Spinnin' my head around and taking my body under. See also. 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What A Night on Discogs. Oh, What a Night was released in 1992, and seems like a sequel to Lucas. The 1993 re-release spent 27 weeks on the Hot 100 (matching the chart life of the original 1975 single). View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1983 Vinyl release of Oh What A Night on Discogs. The song is an up-tempo, piano-led dance song with a distinct and easily recognizable opening drum and then piano riff. "Tonight Is the Night" is the official debut single by Outasight and was released on Warner Bros. Records. Oh, what a night! Do you remember a girl, that very special girl? Music video by Kat DeLuna performing What A Night. December 1963 (Oh What a Night) / December 1963 (Oh What a Night) (Dance Version) / Stay (1992) [Single] First off, the original version of "December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night" by The Four Seasons is a gem of a song. I'll think Lucas 2 when I hear it mentioned, that is, if I'm the only person who has come in contact with it or owns this film. (Oh Holy Night) written by Yannick An older woman (Barbara Williams) attracts a lonely teen (Corey Haim) who has moved with his father (Keir Dullea) and stepmother to a farm in 1955 Ontario. The Dells performing Oh What A Night Lyrics: Do you recall the night That very very special night? THE FOUR SEASONS - Oh What a Night ( Dec 1963) 12" Ben Liebrand remix 1988 - 80sgroovevinyl.....KP 2012 lekker winkelen zonder zorgen. It was produced by Cook Classics and is featured on his debut album Nights Like These.The US national television debut of the song was on November 3, 2011 on the FOX network, during the week two results show on the American The X Factor in its inaugural season. Oh, What a Night may refer to: . It is written in 4/4 and in the key of D-flat major. English, Oi mikä yö The main riff contains a basic ascending chord progression of Db-Ebm-Fm-Gb-Ab (I-ii-iii-IV-V). Oh What A Night: How the '70s song set in the '60s became a hit in the '90s by Carl Wiser Featuring the fabulous falsetto of Frankie Valli , The Four Seasons scored big in the '60s with a retro sound harking back to '50s doo-wop. Umgogo from Uppsala, Sweden I first heard this song in Fall 1994, as part of a weekly radio program called American Gold. The Dells were an American doo-wop group. John Lloyd Young, Christian Hoff, Daniel Reichard, J. Robert Spencer, Tituss Burgess, Ensemble, Tituss Burgess, Erica Piccininni, Ensemble, © 2003-2020 written by J. John Jackson Taken together, its two 27-week chart runs gave it the longest tenure ever on the Billboard Hot 100. The song is said to have been inspired by a party, which had been held in the Dells' honor by some female friends of the group. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. The back of the CD says it's from 1995, so I THINK I am reviewing the right version … With Corey Haim, Barbara Williams, Keir Dullea, Geneviève Bujold. In a small Canadian township two lads start to investigate the world of women, with some advice from the local Scottish shop and garage owner. "[5], In 1988, Dutch DJ and producer Ben Liebrand remixed the song and re-released it as a single. French-born singer/rapper Yannick covered the song in 2000 as the number one hit Ces soirées-là. With Nina Boucicault, James Carew, Valerie Hobson, Kathleen Kelly. Find Oh What A Night discography, albums and singles on AllMusic [4] It was the final Four Seasons' song to reach number one, although Valli would have one final chart-topper as a solo act in 1978 with the theme song to the film Grease. One of them tries to impress his girl with his dad's various cars while the other takes an increasingly serious interest in an older woman. *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alone. French, Quell'anno là (December 1962) Directed by Eric Till. Oh, I. I got a funny feeling when she walked In the room and I, As I recall it ended much too soon. In 1994, a remix of the Four Seasons' 1975-1976 number one song "December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)" returned it to the pop chart, peaking in the Top 20. Oh! What A Night. Formed in high school in 1952 in Harvey, Illinois by founding members Marvin Junior, Verne Allison, Johnny Funches, Chuck Barksdale, and Mickey and Lucius McGill, under the name The El Rays.They released their first recording in 1954 and two years later had their first R&B hit with "Oh What a Nite". Billboard said that it has "the flavor and fun of '60s rock with a disco feel," and praised the production and the lead and harmony vocals as well. Czech, Oh wat een jaar Oh, what a night, Hypnotizing, mesmerizing me. On April 10 the same year, it topped the RPM National Top Singles Chart in Canada. written by Eddy Marnay The back of the CD says it's from 1995, so I THINK I am reviewing the right version … In 1976, Claude François released an album called Le vagabond that features the French version of the song known as "Cette année-là". The song December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night) was written by Bob Gaudio and Judy Parker and was first released by The Four Seasons in 1975. French, Ces soirées-là Directed by Frank Richardson. Gratis verzending vanaf 20,- ; Bezorging dezelfde dag, 's avonds of in het weekend* Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. This, though, is a crappy remix that was given a horrid '90s sound to it. Billboard ranked it as the No. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1998 CD release of Oh! What a night. According to the co-writer and longtime group member Bob Gaudio, the song's lyrics were originally set in 1933 with the title "December 5th, 1933," and celebrated the repeal of Prohibition,[1] but the lyrics were changed at the urgings of Frankie Valli and lyricist Parker to reposition the song as a nostalgic remembrance of a young man's first affair with a woman, and, more specifically, Gaudio's courtship with his wife, Judy Parker.[2]. Showing one item. "December 1963 (Oh What a Night)" is one of my all-time favorite records, and it holds up very well in the two remixes provided here: one is the increasingly-less-"new" hit version, which reached #14 pop in late 1994. Oh, What a Night (1992) Alternate Versions. written by Pertti Reponen instrumental, To byla noc written by Bob Gaudio, Judy Parker written by Andrea Lo Vecchio While the song's piano/bass/drums/guitar/keyboard arrangement is fairly typical of pop songs of the period, there is an unusual introduction of the bass guitar midway through a stanza in the 10th bar of the song's first verse. The US PG-13 video release removed most of the nudity from Barbara Williams skinny dipping sequence. written by Bob Gaudio Dutch, December 5 or 6 B.C. More recently in 2016, M. Pokora released a tribute album for Claude François called My way which includes his own cover of "Cette année-là". secondhandsongs.com. [6][7] In 1993, Curb Records, who released the original version of the song, picked up the 1988 remix and released it to the U.S. market. That night did not feature my first sexual encounter, but many of my best. The single was released in December 1975 and hit number one on the UK Singles Chart on February 21, 1976. Oh! Oh What a Night (1926 film), directed by Lloyd Ingraham Oh, What a Night, a film featuring Molly Lamont "December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)" is a song originally performed by The Four Seasons, written by original Four Seasons keyboard player Bob Gaudio and his future wife Judy Parker, produced by Gaudio, and included on the group's album, Who Loves You (1975). Adding together the two 27-week chart runs for the 1975 original single and the remixed version (for a combined total of 54 weeks, two more weeks than a full year) gave the song the longest tenure ever on the Billboard Hot 100 music chart up to that time.[8]. It was covered by Change, Hullabahoos, Speak of the Devil, Under the Streetlamp and other artists. Listen to "December, 1963 (Oh, What A Night)", "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada", "Frankie Valli & Four Seasons, The - December 1963 (Oh, What A Night) (Ben Liebrand Re-mix) (CD) at Discogs", "Four Seasons, The - December 1963 (Oh, What A Night) (Vinyl) at Discogs", Billboard.com review of album "Oh, What a Night", "The Four Seasons - December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)", The Irish Charts – Search Results – December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)", Australian-charts.com – The Four Seasons – December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)", Charts.nz – The Four Seasons – December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)", "Top Singles – Volume 26, No. [3] It repeated the feat on the US Billboard Hot 100 on March 13, 1976, remaining in the top spot for three weeks and one week on Cash Box. English, December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night) Oh, what a night. The back of the CD says it's from 1995, so I THINK I am reviewing the right version … It peaked at number 13 in Ireland, number 12 in Scotland and number 13 in the UK. 4 song for 1976. [9] The video used the edited single version, which had a Phaser effect during Frankie's vocals, not heard on any other version of the song. written by Lov Cook The iconic "what a night" lyric is repeated 10 times throughout, yet the songs title is only sung once at the beginning. "December 1963 (Oh What a Night)" is one of my all-time favorite records, and it holds up very well in the two remixes provided here: one is the increasingly-less-"new" hit version, which reached #14 pop in late 1994. Listen to Oh, What A Night by The Dells. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1981 Vinyl release of Oh, What A Night on Discogs. But it couldn't even be considered a follow-up since it takes place about thirty years prior to the events in Lucas. 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