Get It Right (Aretha Franklin song)

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"Get It Right"
Single by Aretha Franklin
from the album Get It Right
Released 1983 (1983)
Genre Boogie
Length 06:22
Label Arista
Writer(s) Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller
Aretha Franklin singles chronology
"This Is for Real"
(1983)
"Get It Right"
(1983)
"Every Girl (Wants My Guy)"
(1983)

"Get It Right" is a soulful boogie[1] song written by Luther Vandross and Marcus Miller which was an R&B hit for Aretha Franklin in 1983. Released from the album of the same title, it reached number one on the Hot Soul Singles chart in August 1983 and peaked at number 61 on the Billboard Hot 100.[2] The single reached number nine on the Hot Dance Club Play chart and number 74 on the UK Singles Chart.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nelson, George (2003). The Death of Rhythm and Blues. Penguin. ISBN 1101160675. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 216. 

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Preceded by
"She Works Hard for the Money" by Donna Summer
Billboard Hot Soul Singles number-one single
August 20, 1983 - August 27, 1983
Succeeded by
"Cold Blooded" by Rick James