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Exclusive: Happy New Year, Happy Songs

Elmore's 20 List to kick off 2018

Happy New Year!

Wishing you health, wealth (why not?), peace and…yes, happiness to you and yours for 2018.


And with that, a happy return of our 20 List: 20 Happy Songs You Ought to Know. And if you only have time for one, listen to the last one.


Happy — Pharrell Williams

Happy — Bruce Springsteen

Happy — John Fullbright

Happy — Rolling Stones

Happy Xmas (War Is Over) — John Lennon, Yoko Ono

Happy New Year — ABBA

Happy Birthday to You – (disputed) Minions

Happy Birthday, Sweet Sixteen — Neil Sedaka

Happy to Be With You — Johnny Cash

I’m Happy Just to Dance With You — The Beatles

Happy Together — the Turtles

Don’t Worry, Be Happy — Bobby McFerrin

You’ve Made Me So Very Happy — Blood, Sweat & Tears

My Happiness — Connie Francis (& Elvis Presley)

Happier — Ed Sheeran

Happiness Is a Warm Gun – the Beatles

If You Wanna Be HappyJimmy Soul

Love and Happiness — Al Green

Shiny Happy People — R.E.M.

Oh Happy Day — Philip Doddridge (1702-1751) — Ray Charles , & Aretha/Mavis



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