Jeff Fortgang

Profile:
Yale graduate [class of 1971] recorded with The Whiffenpoofs and composed jingles and radio spots for public service announcements. famously penned 'Some Guys Have All the Luck', twice a Top 40 hit, first recorded by The Persuaders in 1973.
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Vocals

none Jeff Fortgang - Satin Doll album art Baker's Dozen* Baker's Dozen* - Satin Doll(LP) Yale University none US 1968 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

XPL 1019, XPL-1019 Jeff Fortgang - 1971 album art The Whiffenpoofs The Whiffenpoofs - 1971(LP) Not On Label, Not On Label XPL 1019, XPL-1019 US 1971 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Jeff Fortgang - Some Guys Have All The Luck / Love Attack album art The Persuaders Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) The Persuaders - Some Guys Have All The Luck / Love Attack (Single) ATCO Records US 1973 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Some Guys Have All The Luck album art Derrick Harriott Derrick Harriott - Some Guys Have All The Luck Harry J Records UK 1974 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me album art The Persuaders Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) The Persuaders - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me (Album) ATCO Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Rock The Boat album art The Inner Circle* Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) The Inner Circle* - Rock The Boat (Album) Trojan Records UK 1974 Sell This Version
TRLS 97 Jeff Fortgang - Club Reggae album art Various Some Guys Have All The Luck (as Fortgang) Various - Club Reggae(LP, Comp) Trojan Records TRLS 97 UK 1974 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Some Guys Have All The Luck album art The Shakers (19) The Shakers (19) - Some Guys Have All The Luck (Single) Asylum Records US 1976 Sell This Version
7E-1057 Jeff Fortgang - Yankee Reggae album art The Shakers (19) Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) The Shakers (19) - Yankee Reggae(LP, Album) Asylum Records 7E-1057 US 1976 Sell This Version
KOW 18 Jeff Fortgang - Some Girls Have All The Luck album art Bette Bright And The Illuminations Some Girls Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Bette Bright And The Illuminations - Some Girls Have All The Luck(7", Single) Korova KOW 18 UK 1981 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Rhythm Breaks The Ice album art Bette Bright Some Girls Have All The Luck Bette Bright - Rhythm Breaks The Ice (Album) Korova UK 1981 Sell This Version
6210 102 Jeff Fortgang - Some Guys Have All The Luck album art Robert Palmer Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortang) Robert Palmer - Some Guys Have All The Luck(7", EP, Ltd) Island Records 6210 102 France 1981 Sell This Version
QL-158 Jeff Fortgang - Pasajero De La Luz album art Fernando Ubiergo Carta A New York Fernando Ubiergo - Pasajero De La Luz(LP, Album) Quatro QL-158 Chile 1981 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Tell Me album art Nicole Wills Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Nicole Wills - Tell Me (Album) Bearsville, Bearsville US 1983 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Some Guys Have All The Luck album art Rod Stewart Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Rod Stewart - Some Guys Have All The Luck (Single, Maxi) Warner Bros. Records New Zealand 1984 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - The Hits Album album art Various Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Various - The Hits Album (Comp) CBS UK 1984 Sell This Version
GWB 0522 Jeff Fortgang - Infatuation / Some Guys Have All The Luck album art Rod Stewart Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Rod Stewart - Infatuation / Some Guys Have All The Luck(7", Single) Warner Bros. Records GWB 0522 US 1984 Sell This Version
SMB 147 Jeff Fortgang - I Love Hits N. 3 album art Various Some Guys Have All That Luck (as J. Fortgang) Various - I Love Hits N. 3(LP, Comp) Music-Box SMB 147 Greece 1984 Sell This Version
FC-134 Jeff Fortgang - WEA SOLID GOLD DISCO album art Various Some Guys Have All The Luck Various - WEA SOLID GOLD DISCO(LP, Comp) Warner Bros. Records FC-134 Philippines 1984 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Some Girls Have All The Luck / How Did It Get So Late, So Early album art Louise Mandrell Some Girls Have All The Luck Louise Mandrell - Some Girls Have All The Luck / How Did It Get So Late, So Early RCA Canada 1985 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Maybe My Baby album art Louise Mandrell Some Girls Have All The Luck Louise Mandrell - Maybe My Baby (Album) RCA Australia 1985 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Country Protest album art Eugene Chadbourne Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Eugene Chadbourne - Country Protest (Album) Fundamental UK 1985 Sell This Version
KL 1256 Jeff Fortgang - British Parade album art Various Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Various - British Parade(Cass, Comp) ZKP RTVL KL 1256 Yugoslavia 1985 Sell This Version
W 8625 (TE), 920522-0 Jeff Fortgang - Every Beat Of My Heart album art Rod Stewart Some Guys Have All The Luck (Live At Wembley Stadium) (as J. Fortgang) Rod Stewart - Every Beat Of My Heart(12", Single, Ltd) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records W 8625 (TE), 920522-0 UK 1986 Sell This Version
Jeff Fortgang - Storyteller - The Complete Anthology: 1964 - 1990 album art Rod Stewart Some Guys Have All The Luck (as J. Fortgang) Rod Stewart - Storyteller - The Complete Anthology: 1964 - 1990 (Comp) Warner Bros. Records US 1989 Sell This Version