1988 was a big year for a huge blockbuster movie called Cocktail. Its success truly made way for a number one soundtrack companion LP, which road to the top of both the sales and airplay charts with multiple format hit records for over a year.
The Tom Cruise movie featured some of the biggest songs of the day including The Beach Boys # 1 worldwide smash hit single Kokomo as well as Bobby McFerrin’s # 1 Don’t Worry Be Happy, which also featured the late great Robin Williams in the music video that promoted the upbeat novelty tune.
As with our continuing expansion into the original movie soundtrack genres, Friday
Music is very proud to announce the first time 180 Gram Audiophile Vinyl release of Cocktail - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. This mega movie soundtrack rock classic comes with all of the great tunes you remember like John Mellencamp’s stellar version of Buddy Holly’s Rave On, The Fabulous Thunderbirds Powerful Stuff, Ry Cooder’s blues workout of Elvis Presley’s All Shook Up, and the original Specialty Records smash top chart version of Little Richard’s Tutti Frutti.
This stunning album is mastered impeccably by Joe Reagoso (Elvis Presley/Jefferson Starship/Brian Wilson) from the Elektra tapes and includes the original LP sized artwork, not seen since its original 1988 release.
Cocktail…Original Motion Picture Soundtrack…Another rock soundtrack classic from
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