Dance with Me (Debelah Morgan song)

"Dance with Me" is a song by American R&B singer Debelah Morgan, released in July 2000 as the first single from Morgan's third studio album of the same name. Morgan co-wrote the song with its producer Giloh Morgan, with Richard Adler and Jerry Ross receiving songwriting credits for the reworking of their composition "Hernando's Hideaway". Lyrically, "Dance with Me" revolves around the protagonist's declaration that she only wants to dance with her lover that night.

"Dance with Me"
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Single by Debelah Morgan
from the album Dance with Me
ReleasedJuly 18, 2000 (2000-07-18)
FormatCD single
vinyl single
Recorded2000
GenreTango, R&B, dance-pop
Length3:40
LabelAtlantic
Songwriter(s)Richard Adler
Debelah Morgan
Giloh Morgan
Jerry Ross
Producer(s)Giloh Morgan
Debelah Morgan singles chronology
"I Love You"
(1998)
"Dance with Me"
(2000)
"I Remember"
(2000)

The song peaked at number eight on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart on January 6, 2001 (after reaching the Top 40 on October 3). The single also reached number three in Australia—where it was certified Platinum for sales exceeding 70,000 copies—and number 10 in Romania and the United Kingdom. "Dance with Me" received international acclaim and has been performed in different versions, including a special Walt Disney version and a Spanish version entitled "Baila Conmigo".

The song is used in a crucial scene in the disability-dance film Musical Chairs (2012).

Formats and track listingsEdit

CD single

  1. Album Version
  2. Soul Central Remix
  3. Boom Boom Remix (spanish version)

CD maxi single

  1. Album Version - 03:42
  2. JP Club Mix - 07:46
  3. JP Radio Mix - 03:34
  4. The Jill and Jack Mix - 08:01
  5. JP Underground Mix - 09:39
  6. JP Sound Factory Mix - 10:43
  7. JP Sound Factory Dub - 07:51

Charts and certificationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  15. ^ "Debelah Morgan Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard.
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  17. ^ "Debelah Morgan Chart History (Rhythmic)". Billboard.
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  19. ^ "ARIA Charts – End Of Year Charts – Top 100 Singles 2001". ARIA. Retrieved June 13, 2018.
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