Karyn White (album)
Karyn White is the self-titled debut album by American R&B singer Karyn White. The album was released on September 6, 1988 by Warner Bros.. It went to #1 on the R&B albums chart for seven weeks the following year. The album was certified Platinum by the RIAA on April 4, 1989. It gave her four hits, "The Way You Love Me", "Superwoman", "Love Saw It" and "Secret Rendezvous". The former three were #1 singles on the R&B chart. A re-issue in late 1989 of "Secret Rendezvous" in the UK reached #22, as opposed to the original top 50 placing. "Superwoman" became her biggest hit there, reaching #11 in the UK Singles Chart.
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|Released||September 6, 1988|
|Karyn White chronology|
|Singles from Karyn White|
White co-wrote two songs on the album.
|1.||"The Way You Love Me"||Babyface, Reid||4:56|
|2.||"Secret Rendezvous"||Babyface, Reid||5:38|
|3.||"Slow Down"||Steve Harvey, Simmons, White||Harvey||4:35|
|5.||"Family Man"||Babyface, Reid||4:07|
|6.||"Love Saw It" (featuring Babyface)||Babyface, Reid||5:21|
|7.||"Don't Mess with Me"||Babyface, Reid||4:53|
|8.||"Tell Me Tomorrow"||Evan Rogers, Arnie Roman, White||Jeff Lorber, White||4:54|
|9.||"One Wish"||Ian Prince, Jimmy Scott||Lorber, Prince||4:22|
- Karyn White – lead and backing vocals
- Babyface – acoustic and electric guitars, keyboards, backing and duet vocals
- O'Bryan Burnette, Carmen Carter, Shaun Earl, Kim Eurisa, Niki Haris, Bunny Hull, Debra Hurd, Sharon Robinson, Evan Rogers – backing vocals
- Steve Harvey, Jeff Lorber, Ian Prince – keyboards, programming
- Donald Griffin, Dann Huff – guitars
- Kayo – synthesized and electric bass, synth guitar
- Gary Meek – sax
- Daryl Simmons – drums, percussion, timbales
|US Billboard 200||19|
|US Top R&B Albums||1|
|UK Albums Chart||20|
- "Karyn White – Karyn White (CD, Album) at Discogs". Discogs.com. 2005-05-23. Retrieved 2011-06-16.
- "Gold & Platinum: Karyn White – RIAA Searchable Database". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
- "KARYN WHITE – full Official Chart History – Official Charts Company".
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