Let Your Hair Down

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This article is about the song. For the Steve Miller Band album, see Let Your Hair Down (album).
"Let Your Hair Down"
Single by The Temptations
from the album 1990
B-side "Ain't No Justice"
Released November 1973
Format 7" 45 RPM
Genre Soul
Length 2:40
Label Motown Records
Writer(s) Norman Whitfield
Producer(s) Norman Whitfield
The Temptations singles chronology
"Law of the Land"
"Let Your Hair Down"

"Let Your Hair Down" is a 1973 single by American vocal group The Temptations. Dennis Edwards sings lead on the song and the group is backed by Rose Royce on the track. The song originally appeared on the Temptations 1973 album, 1990. Released as a single in November of that year, it reached the number one spot on the R&B Singles Chart in February 1974 (their last R&B #1 with collaborator Norman Whitfield) but was less successful on the Pop Singles Chart, stalling at #27.[1]


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 572. 
Preceded by
"Livin' for You" by Al Green
Billboard's Hot Soul Singles number one single
February 2, 1974
Succeeded by
"Boogie Down" by Eddie Kendricks