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Phyllis Hyman – You Know How To Love Me (US 12″ Promo)

Posted by DjPaulT on 20th November 2015


Side 1

New 2015 Re-Rip!
Meticulously Remastered!
First time in 24bit Flac!

Originally posted November 1, 2011

“You Know How to Love Me” is a song by Reggie Lucas and James Mtume, most notably recorded by Phyllis Hyman and released on Hyman’s LP You Know How To Love Me, released in 1979. The single released towards the end of the disco era, was one of Phyllis Hyman’s most successful releases. “You Know How to Love Me” peaked at number six on the disco chart, becoming her biggest hit on that chart. While the single did not place on the Hot 100, it peaked at number twelve on the Hot Soul Singles chart.

On the afternoon of June 30, 1995, Hyman committed suicide by overdosing on pentobarbital and secobarbital in her New York City apartment. She was found unconscious hours before she was scheduled to perform at the Apollo Theater and died 3 hours later at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital. Her suicide note read in part:

“I’m tired. I’m tired. Those of you that I love know who you are. May God bless you.”

She was 45 years old. A memorial service was held at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Manhattan. The following week would have been her 46th birthday.

You Know How To Love Me 7:34
Written-By – J. Mtume*, R. Lucas*

Give Me A Little More 4:04
Written-By – H. Schneider*, L. Alexander*, P. Hyman*

Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint (company)


Year Single Chart Position
1979 You Know How To Love Me U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 #101
1979 You Know How To Love Me U.S. Billboard Hot Dance/Disco #6
1979 You Know How To Love Me U.S. Billboard Hot Black Singles #12


Label: Arista – SP-75
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 33 ⅓ RPM, Promo
Country: US
Released: 1979
Genre: Funk / Soul
Style: Soul, Disco

Executive Producer – Larkin Arnold
Producer – James MtumeReggie Lucas

Loaned For Promotion Only
Mastered at Sterling Sound

Find The 12″ on DISCOGS

Side 2

Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon (DC)
Cartridge: Ortofon 2M
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Stabilizer: Pro-Ject Record Puck 
Phono Pre-amp:
Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Tung-Sol 12AX7ECC803-S Gold Electron Tube
ESI Juli@
Record Cleaning:
VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Artwork Scans:
Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling: iZotope RX Advanced 2
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removal: Manual
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator

All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

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