Gayle Adams

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Gayle Adams
Born Washington, D.C., United States
Genres Disco, house, post-disco, urban contemporary
Occupations Musician
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1980–1989
Labels Prelude Records

Gayle Adams is an American urban contemporary and house music musician, who is best known for her hit singles "Love Fever", "Stretch'in Out" and "Your Love Is A Lifesaver." She recorded two albums for the dance-oriented Prelude record label in the early 1980s, which were written and produced by the Washington D.C. based record producers, Willie Lester and guitarist Rodney Brown. Adams most successful single was 1981's, "Love Fever" which reached number six on the US dance charts,[1] and number 24 on the soul singles chart.[2] "Stretch'in Out" peaked at number 64 in the UK Singles Chart in July 1980.[3] Her most recent hit single was "I'm Warning You" (1984).

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Gayle Adams (1980) Prelude
  • Love Fever (1981) Prelude

Singles[edit]

  • "Stretchin' Out"
  • "Plain Out Of Luck"
  • "Your Love Is A Lifesaver"
  • "Love Fever"
  • "I'm Warning You"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 16. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 23. 
  3. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 14. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.