D.C. Cab (soundtrack)

D.C. Cab is the original motion picture soundtrack to the film D.C. Cab, and was released in 1983.

D.C. Cab (soundtrack)
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Soundtrack album by
Various artists
Released1983 (1983)
LabelMCA Records

Track listingEdit

  1. "The Dream (Hold On To Your Dream)" – Irene Cara (Irene Cara, Giorgio Moroder, Pete Bellotte)
  2. "Deadline U.S.A." – Shalamar (Allee Willis, Danny Sembello, Dennis Matkosky)
  3. "D.C. Cab" – Peabo Bryson (Richard Feldman, Rick Kelly, Larry John McNally)
  4. "Knock Me on My Feet" – Champaign (Giorgio Moroder, Pete Bellotte)
  5. "Squeeze Play" – Karen Kamon (Phil Galdston, Andy Goldmark)
  6. "World Champion" – Leon Sylvers III (Ron Finch, Daryl Ross)
  7. "Single Heart" – DeBarge (Giorgio Moroder, Pete Bellotte)
  8. "Party Me Tonight" – Stephanie Mills (Giorgio Moroder, Pete Bellotte)
  9. "One More Time Around the Block Ophelia" – Gary U.S. Bonds (Phil Galdston, Peter Thom)
  10. "Knock Me on My Feet" (Instrumental) – Giorgio Moroder (Giorgio Moroder)

The following songs from the film are not included on the soundtrack album.


The album charted on both the Billboard pop and R&B charts in 1984, peaking at #181[1] and #56,[2] respectively. The title song, performed by Peabo Bryson, reached #53 on Billboard's Hot Black Singles chart in March 1984.[3] Irene Cara's track "The Dream" peaked at #37 on the Billboard Hot 100 in February 1984. Shalamar's track "Deadline U.S.A." peaked at #34 on the Billboard Hot Black Singles chart in March 1984.

Chart (1984) Peak
U.S. Billboard 200 181
U.S. Billboard Top R&B Albums 56
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 Singles ("The Dream") 37