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Encyclopedia > Get Lucky
Get Lucky
Get Lucky cover
Studio album by Loverboy
Released 1981
Genre Rock
Length 40:15
Label Columbia
Producer(s) Bruce Fairbairn and Paul Dean
Loverboy chronology
Loverboy
(1980)
Get Lucky
(1981)
Keep it Up
(1983)

Get Lucky was the second album released by the hit rock band Loverboy in 1981. The album soared in the charts and sold millions of records with explosive hit tracks like Working for the Weekend, When It's Over, Lucky Ones and Take Me To The Top. The album reached #7 on the Billboard charts and stayed on the charts for two years and sold 4 million copies in the US to date. Image File history File links GetluckyLB.jpg‎ This image is of a cover of an audio recording, and the copyright for it is most likely owned by either the publisher of the album or the artist(s) which produced the recording or cover artwork in question. ... A Studio Album is an album of regular studio recordings. ... Loverboy is a Canadian rock and roll group which was very popular in the 1980s in North America, accumulating numerous hit songs in Canada and the United States, making four multi-platinum albums, and selling millions of records. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A music genre is a category (or genre) of pieces of music that share a certain style or basic musical language (van der Merwe 1989, p. ... Rock is a form of popular music from the mid 20th century which typically features a vocal melody (often with vocal harmony) that is supported by accompaniment of electric guitars, a bass guitar, and drums, often with a strong back beat. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) has many roles, among them controlling the recording sessions, coaching and guiding the performers, and supervising the recording, mixing and mastering processes . ... Bruce Fairbairn press photo Bruce Earl Fairbairn (born in Vancouver, Canada on December 30, 1949, died May 17, 1999) was a music producers who was prominent during the 1980s and 1990s, producing songs for bands such as Bon Jovi, Aerosmith and Loverboy. ... Paul Dee Daffy Dean (August 14, 1913–March 17, 1981), born in Lucas, Arkansas, was a right-handed American pitcher in Major League Baseball. ... Loverboy is a Canadian rock and roll group which was very popular in the 1980s in North America, accumulating numerous hit songs in Canada and the United States, making four multi-platinum albums, and selling millions of records. ... Loverboy was the hit debut album released by the rock band Loverboy in 1980. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Keep it Up was the third album released by the rock band Loverboy in 1983. ... Loverboy is a Canadian rock and roll group which was very popular in the 1980s in North America, accumulating numerous hit songs in Canada and the United States, making four multi-platinum albums, and selling millions of records. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Working for the Weekend was a song released in 1981 on the now famous rock band Loverboys second album titled Get Lucky. ... When Its Over was a song released by the hit rock band Loverboy on their album Get Lucky in 1981. ...


The album was re-released as a digitally remastered CD in July of 2006 for its 25th anniversary.


Track Listing

  1. "Working for the Weekend" (Dean/Frenetta/Reno) - 3:42
  2. "When It's Over" (Dean/Reno) - 5:08
  3. "Jump" (Adams/Dean/Frenette/Reno/Vallance) - 3:41
  4. "Gangs in the Street" (Dean/Reno) - 4:35
  5. "Emotional" (Dean) - 4:55
  6. "Lucky Ones" (Dean/Reno/Smith/Thurlow) - 3:51
  7. "It's Your Life" (Dean/Frenette/Johnson/Reno/Smith) - 4:05
  8. "Watch Out" (Dean/Johnson) - 4:02
  9. "Take Me to the Top" (Dean/Johnson/Reno) - 6:13

Working for the Weekend was a song released in 1981 on the now famous rock band Loverboys second album titled Get Lucky. ... When Its Over was a song released by the hit rock band Loverboy on their album Get Lucky in 1981. ...

Performers

Mike Reno (Born: Joseph Michael Rynoski on January 8, 1955 in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada) is a Canadian musician and lead singer of Loverboy and a drummer. ... In music a singer or vocalist is a type of musician who sings, i. ... Paul Dean, born February 19, 1946 in Vancouver, Canada, is the lead guitarist for the Canadian rock band Loverboy which reached huge fame in the early 1980s. ... Different kinds of guitars The guitar is a fretted and stringed musical instrument, used in a wide variety of musical styles, and is also widely known as a solo classical instrument. ... Doug Johnson, born December 19, 1957 is the keyboardist for the Canadian rock band Loverboy. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Scott Smith is a politician in Manitoba, Canada. ... There are a range of musical instruments that can be collectively be regarded as bass instruments since they are in the bass range. ... Matt Frenette, born March 7, 1954 is the drummer for the Canadian rock band Loverboy. ... For other kinds of drums, see drum (disambiguation). ...

Production

  • Bruce Fairbairn: Producer
  • Keith Stein: Engineer
  • John Berg: Cover Design
  • David Michael Kennedy: Photography

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BBC NEWS | Magazine | The loser's guide to getting lucky (1137 words)
Unlucky people are generally more tense than lucky people, and this anxiety disrupts their ability to notice the unexpected.
Lucky people are more relaxed and open, and therefore see what is there rather than just what they are looking for.
They are skilled at creating and noticing chance opportunities, make lucky decisions by listening to their intuition, create self-fulfilling prophesies via positive expectations, and adopt a resilient attitude that transforms bad luck into good.
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"Lucky," recalls Benegal, "was a good actor but could not get into Hindi commercial cinema because, in those days, he had one leg in movies and one in music." Lucky, apparently, used to sing on the sets but was never taken seriously.
Lucky Ali was furious with his father's vision and refused to act in the movie.
Lucky, today, is a keen Muslim and his faith is apparent in his choice of name for his son Ta'Awwuz: I seek protection in Allah and a girl named Tasmia.
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