High Hopes (The S.O.S. Band song)

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"High Hopes"
Single by The S.O.S. Band
Released 1982
Genre Boogie
Length 6:32 (12" version)
Label Tabu (US 4Z9-03249)
Songwriter(s) Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis
Producer(s) Gene Dozier, Ricky Sylvers
The S.O.S. Band singles chronology
"You"
(1981)
"High Hopes"
(1982)
"Have It My Way"
(1983)
"You"
(1981)
"High Hopes"
(1982)
"Have It My Way"
(1983)

"High Hopes" is the 6th charting single for The S.O.S. Band. It reached number 25 on the R&B chart in 1982. It marked the first collaboration of producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis with the group. [1] [2] They would go on to produce several more hits for the group during the 1980s.

It was sampled by French beat-maker Onra on his song of the same title, "High Hopes ft. Reggie B" on his 2010 album Long Distance.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1982) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Black Singles 25
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play 49

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