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The essential collection

James Last (performer)
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Title
The essential collection
Performer
James Last 1929-2015
Publisher
Metro, 2013
2 cd's + 1 bonus-dvd-video
Playing time
02:30:36
Note
Titel bonus-dvd : Live at The Royal Albert Hall
EAN
0698458030924
CDR
HKX6923

About James Last

James Last (German pronunciation: [tʃeɪms last,[1] dʃeɪms lɑːst]; born Hans Last; 17 April 1929 – 9 June 2015), also known as Hansi, was a German composer and big band leader of the James Last Orchestra. Initially a jazz bassist (Last won the award for "best bassist" in Germany in each of the years 1950–1952), his trademark "happy music" made his numerous albums best-sellers in Germany and the United Kingdom, with 65 of his albums reaching the charts in the UK alone. His composition "Happy Heart" became an international success in interpretations by Andy Williams and Petula Clark.

Last is reported to have sold an estimated 200 million albums worldwide in his lifetime (figures vary widely, for example British Hit Singles & Albums (2006) reports 100 million at that time), of which 80 million were sold by 1973 - and won numerous awards including 200 g…Read more on Wikipedia