A: BE LUCKY
B: I CAN’T EXPLAIN
Originally released as Polydor 4711103 on October 7, 2014 with an etched The Who Hits 50! logo on the B-side (no music) and then re-released for Record Store Day 2015 as Polydor 4721608 on April 21, 2015 with ‘I Can’t Explain (mono mix) as the B-side. It was then included in the Polydor Singles 1975-2015 box in a picture sleeve with ‘I Can’t Explain’ (mono mix) as the B-side. ‘Be Lucky’ also appeared on the 2014 CD compilation The Who Hits 50!.
‘Be Lucky’ features Roger Daltrey on lead and backing vocals, Pete Townshend on guitars and backing vocals, Billy Nicholls on backing vocals, Pino Palladino on bass guitar, Zak Starkey on drums, Mick Talbot on keyboards and Simon Townshend on backing vocals. Produced and mixed by Dave Eringa. Engineered by Sean Genockey. Recorded at British Grove Studios and Yellow Fish Studios, London. All royalties for this record go to Teen Cancer America.
Sleeve design by Richard Evans.