Sophia George (born 21 February 1964, Kingston, Jamaica) is a Jamaican singer. She is best known for her 1985 hit "Girlie Girlie," which reached number one in Jamaica, and was also a Top-10 hit in the UK. Her other Jamaican hits include "Lazy Body," "It Burn Mi Belly," and the [1 ] duet "Ain't No Meaning"; all four songs appeared on her ten-song 1986 album, Fresh.
"Girlie Girlie" was
written by Sangie Davis. [2 ] In the UK, George remains a [3 ] one-hit wonder based on that song. The track was used as title music on , a movie featuring Going Overboard Adam Sandler.
compilation album, Girlie Girlie: The Best of Sophia George, was released on Trojan Records.
George is the mother of
Patrick Chung (born 19 August 1987), an American football safety for the New England Patriots of the National Football League. Chung played his college football at Oregon.
Discography [ edit ]
Fresh (1986) Winner Records
For Everyone (1991) Pow Wow
Steppin' Out (1994) Pow Wow
Girlie Again (1995) Red Arrow
Sexy Dumb Dumb (1995) Pow Wow
Girlie Girlie (2001) Wesgram, Sire/Warner Bros. Records (USA) [4 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 225. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.
^ Chadbourne, Eugene. "Allmusic". Allmusic . Retrieved . 2010-09-23
^ "Sophia George". Chart Stats. Archived from the original on 2013-01-19 . Retrieved . 2010-09-23
^ "Allmusic". Allmusic.com . Retrieved . 2010-09-23