Toy Boy

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For the film also known as Toy Boy, see Spread (film). For the younger man in a relationship, see toy boy.
"Toy Boy"
Single by Sinitta
from the album Sinitta!
Released July 1987 [1]
Format 7" Single, 12" Single, CD Single
Recorded 1987
Genre Synthpop, Hi-NRG
Length 3:25
Label Fanfare Records
Writer(s) Stock Aitken Waterman
Producer(s) Stock Aitken Waterman
Sinitta singles chronology
"Feels Like the First Time"
(1986)
"Toy Boy"
(1987)
"GTO"
(1987)

"Toy Boy" is a Pop song by American-British singer Sinitta. The song was released in the summer of 1987 as her self-titled debut album's fourth single.

Song information[edit]

"Toy Boy" reached number 4 in the UK in August 1987, staying on the charts for 14 weeks. The song was the 26th best-selling single of 1987 in the UK, selling more than some number ones from that year, including Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett with "I Just Can't Stop Loving You" and Steve 'Silk' Hurley with "Jack Your Body".[citation needed] It was certified silver by the BPI.[2]


Formats and track listings[edit]

7" 1 Single [3]
  1. "Toy Boy" - 3:25
  2. "Toy Boy" (Instrumental) - 4:56
7" 2 Single [4]
  1. "Toy Boy" - 3:25
  2. "Toy Boy" (Extended Rap Version) - 3:50
12" Single [5]
  1. "Toy Boy" (The Extended Bicep Mix) - 7:36
  2. "Toy Boy" - 3:25
  3. "Toy Boy" (Instrumental) - 4:56
US 12" Single [6]
  1. "Toy Boy" (The Extended Bicep Mix) - 7:36
  2. "Toy Boy" (The Extended British Mix) - 7:00

Charts[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
UK Singles Charts 4
Swedish Singles Charts[7] 13
Dutch Top 40[7] 23
Swiss Singles Charts[7] 3
Finnish Singles Chart[8] 4
New Zealand Singles Charts[7] 13
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play[9] 19
German Singles Charts[7] 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ pwl-empire.com
  2. ^ "Certified Awards Search". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 2012-04-12. 
  3. ^ discogs.com
  4. ^ discogs.com
  5. ^ discogs.com
  6. ^ discogs.com
  7. ^ a b c d e lescharts.com
  8. ^ Nyman, Jake (2005). Suomi soi 4: Suuri suomalainen listakirja (in Finnish) (1st ed.). Helsinki: Tammi. ISBN 951-31-2503-3. 
  9. ^ billboard.com