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Cheryl Lynn – Encore (US 12″ Promo)

Posted by DjPaulT on 8th December 2011

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1983

“Encore” is a 1984 R&B hit single for popular R&B/soul singer Cheryl Lynn. The song is written and produced by the highly successful Minneapolis funk duo, Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis. Although the single peaked at sixty-nine on the Hot 100, it was the duo’s first number one R&B hit as producers/writers and Lynn’s second number one charting R&B single. It is the opening track to her album Preppie. The song was also a popular dance track, reaching number six on the US Dance chart.

This US 12″ promotional single contains the same track on both sides.

SIDE A:
Encore (Dance Version) 8:18

SIDE B:
Encore (Dance Version) 8:18

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint (generic)

CHARTS:

Year Single Chart Position
1984 Encore U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #69
1984 Encore U.S. Billboard Hot Black Singles #1
1984 Encore U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play #6

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Columbia – 44 04257
Format: Vinyl, 12″, Promo, 33 RPM
Country: US
Released: 1983
Genre: Funk / Soul
Style: Soul
Credits: Producer – Cheryl Lynn, Terry Lewis & James Harris*
Producer [Executive] – Larkin Arnold
Written-By – T. Lewis/J. Harris III*

NOTES:
Promotional Copy Not For Sale
Special Version from the Columbia LP “PREPPIE” FC 38961
Same track on both sides

Find The 12″ On DISCOGS

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut III
Cartridge: Ortofon Super
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Soundcard: ESI Juli@
VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Adobe Photoshop CS5
ClickRepair
dBpoweramp
Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
Downsampled to 24bit/96kHz and16bit /44kHz using iZotope RX Advanced 2
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

PW: burningtheground

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Cheryl Lynn – Got To Be Real (US 12″)

Posted by DjPaulT on 7th December 2011

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1978

Lynda Cheryl Smith (born March 11, 1957), known better by her professional name Cheryl Lynn, is a female African-American disco, R&B and soul singer known best for her 1978 disco song, “Got to Be Real”.

In 1978 Cheryl Lynn released her first and best-known song, “Got to Be Real,” which was composed by keyboardist David Paich (of the band Toto), David Foster and Lynn. The song scored #12 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart and #1 on the Rhythm & Blues chart. The success of the single prompted a full scale debut album. Titled Cheryl Lynn, it was produced by Paich. The album sold more than a million copies and scored #5 on Billboard magazine’s R&B albums chart and #23 on Billboard’s top 200 album charts. The next single, “Star Love”‘, also became a success peaking at #62 on the Billboard Hot 100.

SIDE A:
Got To Be Real (Special Disco Version) 5:06
Written-By – C. Lynn*, D. Foster*, D. Paich*

SIDE B:
Star Love (Special Disco Version) 7:23
Written-By – J. Footman*, J. Weider*

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint (company)

CHARTS:

Year Single Chart Position
1978 Got To Be Real U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #12
1978 Got To Be Real U.S. Billboard Hot Black Singles #1
1978 Got To Be Real U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play #11
Year Single Chart Position
1979 Star Love U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #62
1979 Star Love U.S. Billboard Hot Black Singles #16
1979 Star Love U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play #11

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Columbia – 23-10869
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 33 RPM
Country: US
Released: 1978
Genre: Funk / Soul
Style: Disco
Credits:Producer, Arranged By – David Paich, Marty Paich

NOTES:
Special Disco Versions From The Columbia Lp: “Cheryl Lynn” JC 35486

Find The 12″ On DISCOGS

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut III
Cartridge: Ortofon Super
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Soundcard: ESI Juli@
VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Adobe Photoshop CS5
ClickRepair
dBpoweramp
Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
Downsampled to 24bit/96kHz and16bit /44kHz using iZotope RX Advanced 2
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

PW: burningtheground

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