High Energy (The Supremes song)

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"High Energy"
Single by The Supremes
from the album High Energy
B-side "High Energy"
Released April 18, 1976
Format Vinyl record (12-inch maxi single)
Genre Dance, Disco
Length 5:25
Label Motown
Songwriter(s) Harold Beatty
Brian Holland
Edward Holland, Jr.
Producer(s) Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.
The Supremes singles chronology
"I'm Gonna Let My Heart Do the Walking"
"High Energy"
"You're My Driving Wheel""

"I'm Gonna Let My Heart Do the Walking"
"High Energy"
"You're My Driving Wheel""
High Energy track listing
7 tracks
Side one
  1. "High Energy"
  2. "I'm Gonna Let My Heart Do the Walking"
  3. "Only You (Can Love Me Like You Love Me)"
  4. "You Keep Me Moving On"
Side two
  1. "Don't Let My Teardrops Bother You"
  2. "Till the Boat Sails Away" / "I Don't Want to Lose You"
  3. "You're What's Missing in My Life"

"High Energy" is a dance/disco song by The Supremes. Released as the album's title-track single in 1976 from their penultimate album High Energy, this energic, sound-bursting tune featured lead vocals by Susaye Greene. Greene, new to the group, was brought in to dub her vocals although Scherrie Payne had already recorded lead vocals prior to Greene's entry into the trio. As such, this was the final single to feature former member Cindy Birdsong's vocals, and the sixth and final single of the group to feature four members. Written by Harold Beatty, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr., the song peaked at position nine on the dance/disco charts later that same year.


Chart history[edit]

Chart (1976) Peak
US Billboard Hot Dance/Disco Songs[1] 9


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. 

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