You are here

Get Happy

Get Happy Social Lubricators Button Museum
Additional Images: 
Get Happy button back Social Lubricators Button Museum
Text on Button: 
Image Description: 

Dark blue text on an orange background.

Back Style: 
The Shape: 
The Size: 
Additional Information: 

This button promotes Get Happy!!, the fourth studio album by Elvis Costello (b. Declan Patrick MacManus, 1954-) and his third with long-running backing band the Attractions. Released in 1980, the album displays Costello branching out stylistically, incorporating elements of new wave, soul, and ska. It is also notable for the amount of tracks that it managed to fit onto one 12-inch LP: 20, with a total running time of 48:08. In 1989, Rolling Stone magazine rated the album #11 on its list of greatest albums of the 1980s; in 2002, Pitchfork rated it #26 in the same category.

Catalog ID: 
Share with your friends: