Performed by Billy Porter featuring Cyndi Lauper
"Happy Days Are Here Again/Get Happy" is a duet performed by Billy Porter featuring Cyndi Lauper. Porter won the 2013 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his role as Lola in "Kinky Boots" at the 67th Tony Awards.
Performed by Bobby McFerrin
"Don't Worry, Be Happy" is a popular song by musician Bobby McFerrin. Released in September 1988, it became the first a cappella song to reach number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, a position it held for two weeks.
Performed by Michael Jackson
"Smile" is a song based on an instrumental theme used in the soundtrack for the 1936 Charlie Chaplin movie Modern Times. Singer Michael Jackson recorded the song for his 1995 double album "HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book I".
Performed by Mary J. Blige
"Be Happy" is the hit lead single by American R&B recording artist Mary J. Blige from her critically acclaimed second studio album, "My Life" (1994). The song contains an instrumental sample of "You're So Good To Me" by musician Curtis Mayfield.
Performed by The Temptations
"Papa Was a Rollin' Stone" is a song, written by Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong, in 1971. Later that year, Whitfield remade it for The Temptations. It was a number-one hit on the Billboard Hot 100 and won three Grammy Awards in 1973.
Performed by fun.
"Some Nights" is a song by rock band fun. It was released as the second single from their second album "Some Nights". Musically, it is an indie pop song, with elements of acrobat, while the lyrics depict the protagonist having an existential crisis.