How did the Bee Gees get Saturday Night Fever?

How did the Bee Gees get Saturday Night Fever?

The Bee Gees disliked the title. They had already written a track called “Night Fever,” but Stigwood wasn’t keen on naming the film Night Fever. Eventually, Stigwood came up with a title that served as a compromise: Saturday Night Fever.

Who wrote Night Fever Bee Gees?

Barry Gibb
Maurice GibbRobin GibbAlexander StiepelAndreas Hoetter
Night Fever/Composers

What is the Bee Gees most famous song?

Bee Gees Official Top 20 most-streamed songs


What genre is Night Fever Bee Gees?

Vocal/Easy Listening
Night Fever/Genres

Did stigwood marry?

In 1980, the Bee Gees sued Mr. Stigwood, saying he was holding back on their royalties. The matter was settled out of court, and the parties publicly reconciled. He never married and lived a comparatively quiet life in recent years.

Was Barry Gibb ever on Saturday Night Live?

The Barry Gibb Talk Show is a recurring sketch on Saturday Night Live about a talk show starring Bee Gees lead singer Barry Gibb (played by Jimmy Fallon) and his brother, Robin Gibb (Justin Timberlake). On December 21, 2013, Barry Gibb and Madonna appeared in the sixth, and as of 2021, final episode of the sketch.

What was the biggest hit from Saturday Night Fever?

Stayin’ Alive
Track listing

No. Title Length
1. “Stayin’ Alive” (performed by Bee Gees) 4:45
2. “How Deep Is Your Love” (performed by Bee Gees) 4:05
3. “Night Fever” (performed by Bee Gees) 3:32
4. “More Than a Woman” (performed by Bee Gees) 3:18

Who owns the rights to Saturday Night Fever?

Saturday Night Fever
Production company Robert Stigwood Organization
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date December 14, 1977
Running time 119 minutes

What Bee Gee song did Elvis sing?

“Words” – Elvis Presley rehearsal 1970 Bee Gees cover of the song written for him to perform until his death in 1977. From the outstanding CD “Elvis In Person At The International Hotel” which was recorded during August of 1969, during his famous return to live audiences.

Who was the most talented Bee Gee?

“Maurice was the talented multi-instrumentalist. I mean here’s a guy who played keyboards, guitar, bass and percussion,” the DJ and writer Paul Gambaccini told BBC London 94.9 yesterday. “He was the high part of the three-part harmony.

Who wrote songs for Saturday Night Fever?

Maurice GibbRobin GibbDavid Shire
Saturday Night Fever/Music composed by
Barry Gibb became the first solo songwriter in history to have three consecutive #1’s and four songs in the Top Ten simultaneously. The “Saturday Night Fever” album stayed in the Top 200 from November 1977 to March 1980: 29 consecutive months.

Who started disco music?

In the early 1940s, nightclubs in Paris resorted to playing jazz records during the Nazi occupation. Régine Zylberberg claimed to have started the first discotheque and to have been the first club DJ in 1953 in the “Whisky à Go-Go” in Paris.

What are the Bee Gees Greatest Hits?

Bee Gees Greatest is a greatest hits album by Australian pop/rock group, the Bee Gees. Released by RSO Records in October 1979, the album is a retrospective of the group’s material from 1975 to 1979. A remastered and expanded version of the album was released by Reprise Records in 2007.

When was Night Fever by the Bee Gees released?

“Night Fever” is a disco song, written and performed by the Bee Gees. Recorded April 1977 in Château d’Hérouville, France and 1977 September Criteria Studios , Miami, Florida, United States. Released 7 February 1978. It first appeared on the soundtrack to Saturday Night Fever.

Is the Bee Gees One night only?

One Night Only is a live album and DVD/Blu-ray by the Bee Gees. It features the group’s concert at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in 1997 and includes many of their greatest hits.