Makin’ Whoopee

~ Recording by Dr. John featuring Rickie Lee Jones

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Makin’ Whoopee! 4:09 In a Sentimental Mood Dr. John Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) 7599-25889-2
1.1 Makin’ Whoopee! 4:09 In a Sentimental Mood Dr. John Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) 925889-1
1.4 Makin’ Whoopee 4:09 Sleepless in Seattle Various Artists Epic Soundtrax EK 53764
2.20 Makin' Whoopee! 4:10 Mos' Scocious: The Dr. John Anthology Dr. John Rhino (reissue label) R2 71450
2.20 Makin' Whoopee! 4:10 Mos' Scocious: The Dr. John Anthology Dr. John Rhino (reissue label) 8122-71450-2
1.4 Makin’ Whoopee 4:09 Sleepless in Seattle Various Artists Epic Soundtrax 473594 2
2.12 Makin’ Whoopee 4:11 My Life in Music Michael Parkinson
1.24 Makin’ Whoopee! 4:09 Best of the Night Tripper Dr. John X5 Music Group
(unknown)
1.17 Makin' Whoopee! 4:10 The Very Best of Dr. John Dr. John Ixthuluh

Relationships

acoustic guitar: Paul Jackson (guitar)
drums: Harvey Mason (jazz drummer)
synthesizer: Larry Williams (keyboard,sax,flute)
guitar: Hugh McCracken
bass: Abe Laboriel Jr.
keyboard: Dr. John (New Orleans blues pianist, singer and songwriter)
horn arranger: Ralph Burns
engineer: Allen Sides
mixer: Bill Schnee
producer: Tommy LiPuma
solo saxophone: Joel Peskin
vocals: Dr. John (New Orleans blues pianist, singer and songwriter)
Rickie Lee Jones
phonographic copyright by: Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1989)
mixed at: Bill Schnee Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
recorded at: Ocean Way Recording in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
recording of: Makin’ Whoopee!

Makin’ Whoopee!

composer: Walter Donaldson
lyricist: Gus Kahn
publisher: Beth Dryer Music
Donaldson Publishing Company
EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Gilbert Keyes Music Company
Keith Prowse Music Publishing Co. Ltd.
Tobago Music Co.
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)
later parody versions: Hör auf zu regnen
later translated versions: Makin' Whoopee