Friday, February 25, 2011
YOU GIVE GOOD LOVE ~ WHITNEY HOUSTON
"You Give Good Love" is the first hit single by American pop/R&B singer Whitney Houston from her self-titled debut album entitled "Whitney Houston". The single peak at # 3 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1985 (see 1985 in music). "You Give Good Love" peaked at # 3 on the main U.S. Hot 100 the week of July 27, 1985 and hit #1 on the Billboard R&B Chart. It reached the Top Five of the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart. It ranked #2 on the Billboard year end top black singles chart of 1985. "You Give Good Love", originally offered to Roberta Flack. Arista Records signed Houston to a recording contract in 1983. Over the next two years, songs and producers were gathered for Houston's debut album. The music video, directed by Karen Bellone, featured an off-duty cameraman entering a club that's being refurbished. Houston is on the stage rehearsing for a performance. Taken aback by her impressive singing, the man begins filming Houston as she performs.