Steven Dante

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Steven Dante (stage name of Steven Barrington Dennis)[1] is a British soul singer and songwriter, who had several singles released in the late-1980s on the Cooltempo label. His only solo album, Find Out, was released on Chrysalis in 1988. It peaked at #87 in the UK Albums Chart in September 1988.[1] He has also collaborated with several house producers, providing vocals for John "Jellybean" Benitez, D Mob and Lighthouse Family. "The Real Thing", released in 1987 with Jellybean, reached #13 on the UK Singles Chart,[1] and was a US Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart number-one single.

Dante also wrote songs for Total Contrast and By All Means, and sang backing vocalist for Shara Nelson.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Find Out (1988) - UK #87[1]

Singles[edit]

  • "Give It For Love" (Cooltempo, 1986)
  • "The Real Thing" - Jellybean featuring Steven Dante (Chrysalis, 1987) - UK #13[1]
  • "Why Can't You Sit Still" (Cooltempo, 1987)
  • "I'm Too Scared" (Cooltempo, 1988) - UK #34[1]
  • "Imagination" (Cooltempo, 1988)
  • "Love Follows" (Cooltempo, 1988)
  • "Never Had A Love Like This Before" with Juliet Roberts (Delirious, 1996)

So long (Chrysalis 1985)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 140. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.