James Last



James Last

Rating
Active
1940
Born
April 17, 1929 in Bremen
Died
June 9, 2015
Location
Bremen, Freie Hansestadt Bremen, Germany
Genres
Rock
Biography
James Last (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.

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


James Last and His Orchestra

James Last and His Orchestra

James Last January 1, 2017

12 Tracks

Happy Sounds Forever

Happy Sounds Forever

James Last June 17, 2016

27 Tracks

Friends

Friends

James Last May 26, 2016

13 Tracks

Ich find' Schlager toll

Ich find' Schlager toll

James Last April 15, 2016

14 Tracks

Beachparty 4

Beachparty 4

James Last March 20, 2015

12 Tracks

Beachparty 3

Beachparty 3

James Last March 20, 2015

12 Tracks

Beachparty (Vol. 1)

Beachparty (Vol. 1)

James Last March 20, 2015

24 Tracks

Beachparty (Vol. 2)

Beachparty (Vol. 2)

James Last March 20, 2015

22 Tracks

Beachparty (Vol. 3)

Beachparty (Vol. 3)

James Last March 16, 2015

21 Tracks

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