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sunny symphony


Nissan selling its Sunny car in France back in 1991 by way of Bobby Hebb‘s classic song – first recorded by Miko Hierota for Toshiba in 1966. Full commercial via http://www.ina.fr/pub/automobile-et-transport/video/PUB3784157113/nissan-sunny-automobile-5-portes.fr.html … more Sunnyvia http://uzine.posterous.com/sunny-marva-0 … The version below is by Screen (1968), off the Beatmeisjesv/a cd compiled by Frank Dam & Marthy Coumans, issued for free with the Beatmeisjes (1963-1969)book by Frank Dam (ISBN 90-204-0563-2), published by LJ Veen in 2002. More recently, Dam has organised the Beatfilmfilm festival …

sunny marva

The original is by Miko Hierota (Toshiba 1966), but here’s two top covers of Bobby Hebb’s classic song: Belgian film director Bouli Lanners performs Sunnyin Aaltra (2004) by Benoît Delépine & Gustave Kervern, while James & Marva’s version (recorded between 1968-12 and 1969-03 for the “Gettin’ Down To It” lp on King) is once again off “The Soul Brother’s Jazz”, more on that via http://uzine.posterous.com/jazz-brown-0