Just to See Her

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"Just to See Her"
Single by Smokey Robinson
from the album One Heartbeat
B-side "I'm Gonna Love You Like There's No Tomorrow"
Released March, 1987 (Debuted on Billboard's Hot 100 the week ending March 28)
Format 7" (45 rpm)
Genre R&B, pop, adult contemporary
Length 4:02
Label Motown
Writer(s) Jimmy George, Lou Pardini
Producer(s) Peter Bunetta, Rick Chudacoff

"Just to See Her" is a 1987 song recorded by American R&B and pop music artist Smokey Robinson. It was written by Jimmy George and Lou Pardini.

Released as the first single from his Motown album, One Heartbeat, "Just to See Her" peaked at #7 in Cash Box and #8 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in June 1987. It also reached #2 on the R&B chart and hit #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart.

In the United Kingdom, the song peaked at #52 on the UK Singles Chart. In addition, Robinson won a Grammy Award for "Just to See Her" at the 1988 ceremony in the category Best Male R&B Vocal performance.

Andy Williams released a version in 2007 on his album, I Don't Remember Ever Growing Up.

References[edit]

  • Whitburn, Joel (1996). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 6th Edition (Billboard Publications)

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Preceded by
"The Finer Things" by Steve Winwood
Billboard Adult Contemporary (chart) number-one single
May 16, 1987
Succeeded by
"La Isla Bonita" by Madonna