Klymaxx (album)

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Klymaxx
Studio album by Klymaxx
Released 1986
Recorded 1985-1986
Genre Pop/R&B
Label Constellation/MCA
Producer Joyce "Fenderella" Irby, Bernadette Cooper, Rick Timas, Vincent Brantley, Lynn Malsby, Stephen Shockley, Bruce Swedien, Dick Rudolph, Rod Temperton
Klymaxx chronology
Meeting in the Ladies Room
(1984)
Klymaxx
(1986)
The Maxx Is Back
(1990)
Singles from Klymaxx
  1. "Man Size Love"
  2. "Sexy"
  3. "I'd Still Say Yes"
  4. "Divas Need Love Too"
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars [1]

Klymaxx is the fifth studio album by Klymaxx, released in 1986 (see 1986 in music).

Klymaxx gained airplay on MTV, VH1 and BET with the release of their single "Man Size Love". The song reached #43 on the R&B chart, #15 on the Billboard Hot 100, and #18 on the Billboard Dance Chart.

The second single "Sexy" would become a moderate hit single. The song reached #18 on the R&B chart.

The third single "I'd Still Say Yes" was the biggest hit on the album, reaching #18 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #7 on the R&B chart, and #8 on the Adult Contemporary chart. The single was certified gold.

The fourth and final single was the dance hit "Divas Need Love Too", which was a moderate hit for Klymaxx. It only reached #14 on the R&B chart.

The album would go on to reach #98 on the Billboard 200 and #25 on the R&B Album Chart. The album is certified Gold.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Sexy" (Cooper, Clinton) (7:34)
  2. "Fab Attack" (Cooper, Cooley) (5:33)
  3. "Divas Need Love Too" (Cooper, Brantley, Timas) (5:16)
  4. "I'd Still Say Yes" (Babyface, Irby, Scela) (4:40)
  5. "Fashion" (Cooper, Hightower) (6:36)
  6. "Danger Zone" (Irby, Dentry, Malsby) (4:32)
  7. "Long Distance Love Affair" (Durbin) (3:22)
  8. "Come Back" (Malsby) (6:28)
  9. "Man Size Love" (Rod Temperton) (5:40)

Singles released[edit]

  1. "Man Size Love"
  2. "Sexy"
  3. "I'd Still Say Yes"
  4. "Divas Need Love Too"

Personnel[edit]

  • Lorena Porter: Vocals
  • Cheryl Cooley: Guitars; Vocals
  • Lynn Malsby: Keyboards; Vocals
  • Robin Grider: Keyboards; Vocals
  • Joyce "Fenderella" Irby: Bass; Vocals
  • Bernadette Cooper: Drums, Percussion; Vocals

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wynn, Ron. "Klymaxx review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-10-11. 

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