Annie (1977 original Broadway cast, remastered)

~ Release by Charles Strouse (see all versions of this release, 5 available)

Annotation

The 1998 reissue of the 1977 album, with bonus tracks (tracks 17 to 27) from the backer's auditions circa 1972.

Annotation last modified on 2005-08-19 22:58 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Overture
3:22
2 Maybe
2:37
3 It’s the Hard‐Knock Life
2:21
4 Tomorrow
2:08
5 We’d Like to Thank You Herbert Hoover
2:27
6 Little Girls
2:43
7 I Think I’m Gonna Like It Here
2:23
8 N.Y.C.
4:51
9 Easy Street
3:23
10 You Won’t Be an Orphan for Long
1:45
11 You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile
3:07
12 Tomorrow (reprise)
2:23
13 Something Was Missing
3:42
14 I Don’t Need Anything but You
2:30
15 Annie
1:35
16 A New Deal for Christmas
2:23
17 Introductory Remarks
1:57
18 Apples
1:59
19 Lead‐in and Song: We Got Annie
2:14
20 Lead‐in: Just Wait
0:39
21 Just Wait
1:07
22 Lead‐in: That’s the Way It Goes
0:30
23 That’s the Way It Goes
1:30
24 Lead‐in: Parents
1:01
25 Parents
2:13
26 Lead‐in and Song: I’ve Never Been So Happy
1:19
27 Tomorrow (first public performance)
2:26

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Charles Strouse (tracks 2–14, 27)
lyricist:
Martin Charnin (tracks 2–14, 27)
orchestrator:
Philip J. Lang (tracks 1–15)
phonographic copyright by:
Martin Charnin (1972) (tracks 17–27)
Charles Strouse (1972) (tracks 17–27)
vocals:
Edie Cowan (1977-04-25) (track 11)
Donald Craig (1977-04-25) (track 11)
Barbara Erwin (1977-04-25) (track 9)
Sandy Faison (1977-04-25) (tracks 7–8, 10, 14–16)
Robert Fitch (1977-04-25) (track 9)
Dorothy Loudon (1977-04-25) (tracks 6, 9)
Andrea McArdle (1977-04-25) (tracks 2–4, 7–8, 12, 14, 16)
Reid Shelton (1977-04-25) (tracks 8, 12–14, 16)
Raymond Thorne (1977-04-25) (tracks 12, 16)
Penny Worth (1977-04-25) (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1977) (tracks 1–16)
recorded at:
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1977-04-25) (tracks 1–16)
sampled by:
Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem) (album version) by Jay-Z (track 3)
later parody versions:
part of:
Annie (Broadway musical) (tracks 2–14, 27)
recording of:
Tomorrow (Annie) (track 27)
Easy Street (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 9)
I Don't Need Anything But You (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 14)
I Think I’m Gonna Like It Here (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 7)
It's the Hard-Knock Life (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 3)
Little Girls (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 6)
Maybe (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 2)
N.Y.C. (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 8)
Something Was Missing (1977-04-25) (track 13)
Tomorrow (Annie) (1977-04-25) (tracks 4, 12)
We'd Like to Thank You Herbert Hoover (Annie) (1977-04-25) (track 5)
You Won't Be an Orphan for Long (1977-04-25) (track 10)

Release

liner notes: Martin Charnin
copyrighted by: Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1998)
ASIN: US: B00000AG6Z [info]