There's Nothing Better Than Love

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"There's Nothing Better Than Love"
Single by Luther Vandross
from the album Give Me the Reason
Released 1987
(U.S.)
Format Vinyl 7" 45 RPM Single, cassette
Genre R&B, Soul
Length 4:42
Label Epic Records
Writer(s) Luther Vandross
Skip Anderson
Producer(s) Luther Vandross
Luther Vandross singles chronology
"Stop to Love"
(1986)
"There's Nothing Better Than Love" (with Gregory Hines)
(1987)
"I Really Didn't Mean It"
(1987)

"There's Nothing Better Than Love" is a 1987 song by American recording artist Luther Vandross and actor/dancer/singer Gregory Hines. The single peaked to number one on the U.S. Hot Black Singles chart, for one week, and peaked at #15 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.[1] "There's Nothing Better Than Love" was Luther Vandross' follow up to his previous number one R&B hit, "Stop To Love".

Cover versions[edit]

In 2006, bassist Michael Manson offered his version from the album "Just Feelin' It."[2][3]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position[4]
US Billboard Hot 100 50
US Billboard Hot R&B Singles 4
US Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks 20

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 597. 
  2. ^ "Just Feelin' It overview". Allmusic. 
  3. ^ "Just Feelin' It Michael Manson". JazzTimes. 
  4. ^ Luther Vandross - Singles Chart history.Billboard.com
Preceded by
"Don't Disturb This Groove" by The System
Billboard Hot Black Singles number-one single
May 9, 1987
Succeeded by
"Always" by Atlantic Starr