Seems everyone wanted to remix this song in 1990…
Archive for the ‘Cherrelle’ Category
And begins the final week of our month long look at Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis’ Flyte Tyme Productions material. There’s no telling how many more months of material could be filled with their catalog…
Have a great weekend everyone!
What more can I do for you? (All right, whoo-hoo-hoo). You give me everything I need.
No, what more can I do for you, (Oh-oh-oh-oh), For all that you’ve done for me?
Can you hear me?
“The Finest” comes from The S.O.S. Band’s 1986 LP ‘Sands Of Time’. Special guest vocalists credited on “The Finest’ are Alexander O’Neal and Cherrelle. The 12” contains a Dance Mix and Instrumental.
The Brief: I posted the promo 12″ of this duet between Alexander and Cherrelle back in November of 2011. This is the commercial release with the extended version that was also included on the ‘All Mixed Up’ remixes album. I still have other Alexander O’Neal 12 inchers to ready for posting here but, this one […]
This 1986 12″ from Cherrelle contains a Dance Remix of “Artificial Heart” and an Extended Version of “Oh No It’s U Again”. Both songs are from the ‘High Priority’ LP.
The A Side: You Look Good To Me 5:30 The B Side: You Look Good To Me (Extended Version) 9:30 The Brief: Cherrelle enjoyed her greatest commercial success with the release of her second LP ‘High Priority’ which was certified Gold and peaked at #36 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. The single that lead […]
The A Side: Like I Will (Tokyo Mix) 6:48 The B Side: Like I Will 7:00 The Brief: A third Jam & Lewis produced single from Cherrelle’s ‘Fragile’ LP is “Like I Will”. The 12” features the “Tokyo Mix”. I apologize for the condition of the labels in the scans, the previous owner obviously did […]
The A Side: Fragile…Handle With Care (Special Version) 12:12 The B Side: Fragile…Handle With Care (LP Version) 5:58 The Brief: Cheryl Anne Norton began her career working with jazz/R&B artists Norman Connors and Michael Henderson, as well as touring with Luther Vandross. She signed with Tabu records in 1983 to record under the name Cherrelle. […]
The A Side: I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On 3:58 The B Side: I Need You Now 4:35 The Brief: Early in her music career, Cherrelle (nee Cheryl Anne Norton) toured with Luther Vandross as a backup singer. I saw Luther on his “Busy Body Tour” in late 83/early 84, wonder if she was […]
Mixed Masters is a series of 12” re-issues featuring extended/remixed versions of hit songs from previous years. This 12” was released in 1987 and features Cherrelle’s “I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On” and The S.O.S. Band’s “Take Your Time (Do It Right)” which was a #1 hit on Billboard’s R&B and Dance charts.
On March 1, 1986 Cherrelle with Alexander O’Neal reached #1 on the Billboard Hot Dance/Disco 12 Inch Singles Sales chart with “Saturday Love”.
The A Side: Never Knew Love Like This (Saturday Mix) 6:53 Never Knew Love Like This (Saturday Instrumental) 6:53 The B Side: Never Knew Love Like This (Street Mix) 4:57 Never Knew Love Like This (Dubstramental) 8:09 The Brief: The third single from ‘Hearsay’ is “Never Knew Love Like This”. The song is a duet […]
The A Side: Never Knew Love Like This 3:22 The B Side: What’s Missing 4:02 The Brief: The third single from ‘Hearsay’ is “Never Knew Love Like This”. The song is a duet that, again, pairs Alexander O’Neal with Cherrelle. “Never Knew Love Like This” almost exactly mirrored the success of their previous hit duet […]
The A Side: Saturday Love 4:15 The B Side: Will You Satisfy 4:12 The Brief: This song was actually released on Cherrelle’s LP ‘High Priority’ in 1985. The single peaked at #2 on the R&B chart and was, at that point in their careers, their most successful charting single. Both singers would go on to attain […]
The A Side: Affair (Steamy Affair Mix) 6:09 Affair (Street Dub) Hip Hop Mix 5:18 The B Side: Affair (Club Dub) House Mix 8:15 The Brief: 1988’s ‘Affair’ album was the third LP in Cherrelle‘s career and was again produced by the duo of Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis. ‘Affair’ didn’t quite have the chart […]