Remember Me (Diana Ross song)

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"Remember Me"
Single by Diana Ross
from the album Surrender
Released 1970
Format 7' single
Recorded 1970
Genre Soul
Length 3:39
Label Motown
Writer(s) Ashford & Simpson
Producer(s) Nickolas Ashford & Valerie Simpson
Diana Ross singles chronology
"Ain't No Mountain High Enough"
(1970)
"Remember Me"
(1970)
"Reach Out (I'll Be There)"
(1971)

"Remember Me" is a 1970 single recorded and released by singer Diana Ross on the Motown label. The song was Ross' third top forty pop hit within a year peaking at number sixteen on the US pop singles chart, number ten on the US soul chart, and reaching the top ten in the UK, where it peaked at number seven. It was the lead single from Ross' 1971 album, Surrender. British female singer Kim Wilde made a disco version of the song for her 2011 album "Snapshots".

It gave Diana her 3rd gold single in a year's time and her 3rd Top 20 charting single with Cash Box peaking at #6.

Overview[edit]

The song was written and produced by the Motown collaborators Ashford & Simpson. The song is written from the view of a spurned woman who requests that her ex-boyfriend remembers her for all the positive things she had brought to his life.

Personnel[edit]

  • Lead vocals by Diana Ross
  • Background vocals by Ashford & Simpson
  • Produced by Ashford & Simpson

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