44-D Friday Night Video Jukebox Edition

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Feels So Good – Chuck Mangione

Chuck Mangione-Feels So GoodOff the 1978 album of the same name, the song hit #4 in June 1978. The song was nominated for Song of the Year, but lost out to Billy Joel’s “Just The Way You Are“. Chuck plays a brass instrument that resembles a trumpet, but is actually called a “flugelhorn” which is considered by many to be a part of the sax family of instruments. Chuck’s band was hit with a double loss on 2/12/09 when guitarist Coleman Mellett and saxophonist Gerry Niewood both died in the Continental Airlines Flight 3407 plane crash just outside of Buffalo, NY.

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One response to “44-D Friday Night Video Jukebox Edition

  1. audiegrl

    Hey BB! I remember this song 😉 Everybody wanted to learn how to play brass after this song hit.

    Sorry to hear about his band members….

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