Love and Kisses (album)

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Love and Kisses
Studio album by Dannii Minogue
Released 3 June 1991 (Europe)
December 1991 (Re-issue)
7 December 2009 (Deluxe Edition)
Recorded 1990-1991; New York City, U.S.
Genre Pop, freestyle
Length 53:56
Label MCA, Mushroom, Savage
Producer Alvin Moody, Vincent Bell, Andy Whitmore, Emma Freilich, Les Adams, Dancin' Danny D
Dannii Minogue chronology
Party Jam
(1991)
Love and Kisses
(1991)
U.K. Remixes
(1991)
Singles from Love and Kisses
  1. "Love and Kisses"
    Released: 18 March 1991
  2. "Success"
    Released: 6 May 1991
  3. "Jump to the Beat"
    Released: 15 July 1991
  4. "Baby Love"
    Released: October 1991
  5. "I Don't Wanna Take This Pain"
    Released: 2 December 1991
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

Love and Kisses is the international debut studio album by Australian singer Dannii Minogue. It was released by MCA Records on 3 June 1991, in the United Kingdom. It contains a very similar track listing to the Australian debut album, Dannii, and was issued with different artwork and additional tracks. In November 1991, the album was remixed and reissued worldwide as Love and Kisses and.... In August 1991, the album was certified Gold in the UK,[1] and its reissue has sold more than 75,000 units.[2] The album was reissued again in 2009 featuring rare recordings and remixes.

Track listing[edit]

Standard Edition[edit]

  1. "Love and Kisses" (Dancin' Danny D 7" Mix) (Alvin Moody) – 3:27*
  2. "$ucce$$" (Bruce Forest 7" Mix) (Minogue, Moody) – 3:40*
  3. "So Hard to Forget" (Gale, Hairston) – 5:14
  4. "Party Jam" (Edit) (Bell, Isles, Moody) – 3:35**
  5. "Attitude" (Moody) – 5:08
  6. "Work" (Bell, Dukes, Isles, Moody) – 4:26
  7. "Jump to the Beat" (Narada Michael Walden, Lisa Walden) – 4:04***
  8. "Call to Your Heart" (Edited version) (Arderley, Moody) – 5:32**
  9. "I Don't Wanna Take This Pain" (Original version) (Minogue, Bell, Isles, Moody) – 4:43
  10. "Love Traffic" (K. Minogue, Moody) – 5:59
  11. "Baby Love" (Original version) (Stephen Bray, Kessler, Richards) – 4:41***
  12. "True Lovers" (Dancin' Danny D 7" Mix) (Bell, Moody) – 4:34*

* Remixed especially for album release.

** Edited from original version to accompany additional tracks for the album.

*** The US edition of the album features these tracks in their single versions.

**** The US release had a different cover photo.

Love and Kisses and...[edit]

Reissued in December 1991, this version features the single mixes of "Love and Kisses", "$ucce$$", "Baby Love" and a re-recorded version of "I Don't Wanna Take This Pain," the album's fifth and final single, plus four extended 12" mixes.

  1. "Love and Kisses" (Dancin' Danny D 7" Mix) (Alvin Moody) – 3:27
  2. "$ucce$$" (Bruce Forest 7" remix) (Minogue, Moody) – 3:40
  3. "So Hard to Forget" (Gale, Hairston) – 5:14
  4. "Party Jam" (Edit) (Bell, Isles, Moody) – 3:35
  5. "Attitude" (Moody) – 5:08
  6. "Work" (Bell, Dukes, Isles, Moody) – 4:26
  7. "Baby Love" (Silky's 70s Edit) (Stephen Bray, Kessler, Richards) – 3:43
  8. "Call to Your Heart" (Edited Version) (Arderley, Moody) – 5:32
  9. "Jump to the Beat" (Narada Michael Walden, Lisa Walden) – 4:04*
  10. "Love Traffic" (K. Minogue, Moody) – 5:59
  11. "I Don't Wanna Take This Pain" (Original LA Mix Edit) (Minogue, Bell, Isles, Moody) – 3:57**
  12. "True Lovers" (Dancin' Danny D 7" Mix) (Bell, Moody) – 4:34
  13. "Baby Love" (Silky 70's 12") – 6:20
  14. "$ucce$$" (12" version) – 7:03
  15. "Love and Kisses" (12" version) – 5:53
  16. "Jump to the Beat" (12" version) – 6:30

* The only single from this track not to have its single version on the reissue.

** Originally intended for the Love and Kisses album release. This version is significantly different in production to the single version; however, retains its new style and vocals.

Deluxe edition (2009)[edit]

Remastered edition issued by Palare Records on 7 December 2009, includes the full album plus rare and previously unheard songs.

Disc one
  1. "Love and Kisses" (Dancin' Danny D 7" Mix)‡
  2. "$ucce$$" (Bruce Forest 7" Mix)‡
  3. "So Hard to Forget"
  4. "Party Jam" (Edit)*
  5. "Attitude"
  6. "Work"
  7. "Jump to the Beat" (Album Version)
  8. "Call to Your Heart" (Edited Version)*
  9. "I Don't Wanna Take This Pain" (Original LA Mix Edit)**†
  10. "Love Traffic"
  11. "Baby Love" (Original Version)
  12. "True Lovers" (Dancin' Danny D 7" Mix)‡
  13. "Hallucination"***
  14. "Jump to the Beat" (LA 7" Mix)‡
  15. "Baby Love" (Silky 70's Edit)‡
  16. "Party Jam" (Bruce Forest 7")**

* Mislabeled as "Original Album Version".

** Originally intended for the Love and Kisses album release. Contains re-recorded vocals.

*** – B-Side to "Jump To The Beat".

† Mislabeled as "LA Master Mix" This version is significantly different in production to the single version; however, retains its new style and vocals.

‡ Single Mix presented on this reissue.

Disc two
  1. "Love and Kisses" (12" Mix)
  2. "$ucce$$" (12" Mix)
  3. "Jump to the Beat" (12" Mix)
  4. "Baby Love" (Silky 70's 12")
  5. "I Don't Wanna Take This Pain" (LA 12" Mix)
  6. "True Lovers" (12")
  7. "Love and Kisses" (House Mix)
  8. "$ucce$$" (Expensive Mix)
  9. "Baby Love" (E-Smooves 12" Mix)
  10. "Success" (Junior's Big House Mix)
  11. "Baby Love" (Maurice's Love Dub)

Charts[edit]

Chart (1991) Peak
position
UK Albums Chart[2][3] 8

Formats[edit]

These are the formats of major album releases of Love and Kisses:

Release format Country Cat. no. Release date
CD album[4] United Kingdom MCAD10496 June 1991
Cassette album[5] United Kingdom MCC10340 June 1991
CD album[6] Japan ALCB-352 1991
CD album[7] Taiwan MCD10340 1991
CD Album[8] United states MCAD10467 1991
Deluxe Edition[9] United Kingdom PALARE003CD 7 December 2009

Love and Kisses: Video Collection[edit]

A collection of music videos produced to promote the album's singles was released on 2 December 1992 by MCA Records. The VHS reached number 23 on the UK video chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Jump to the Beat"
  2. "Love and Kisses"
  3. "I Don't Wanna Take This Pain"
  4. "$ucce$$"
  5. "Baby Love"
  6. Interview and Home and Away footage

References[edit]

  1. ^ "British sales certificate for Love and Kisses". British Phonographic Industry. 1 August 2007. Retrieved 27 November 2007.
  2. ^ a b c "Chronology". DanniiMusic.com. Retrieved 27 November 2007.
  3. ^ Jordan Leybourne. "Australian Music Charts". Australian Chartography. Retrieved 27 November 2007.[dead link]
  4. ^ "Love and Kisses UK CD album". Eil.com. Retrieved 28 November 2007.
  5. ^ "Love and Kisses UK Cassette album". Eil.com. Retrieved 28 November 2007.
  6. ^ "Love and Kisses Japanese CD album". Eil.com. Retrieved 28 November 2007.
  7. ^ "Love and Kisses Taiwanese CD album". Eil.com. Retrieved 28 November 2007.
  8. ^ [1].
  9. ^ "Love and Kisses Deluxe Edition. HMV.com Retrieved 8 November 2009.

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