I've Got the Music in Me

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For the album by Thelma Houston, see I've Got the Music in Me (album)
"I've Got the Music in Me"
Single by The Kiki Dee Band
from the album I've Got the Music in Me
B-side "Simple Melody"
Released 26 July 1974
Format 7" single
Label The Rocket Record Company
Writer(s) Bias Boshell
Producer(s) Gus Dudgeon
The Kiki Dee Band singles chronology
"Hard Luck Story"
(1974)
"I've Got the Music in Me"
(1974)
"How Glad I Am"
(1975)

"I've Got the Music in Me" is a song by The Kiki Dee Band, released in 1974. It was written in 1973 by Bias Boshell, Kiki Dee Band's keyboardist.

The song entered the UK Singles Chart on 7 September 1974, reached number 19 and stayed in the chart for eight weeks.[1]

On the Billboard pop chart in the United States, "I've Got the Music in Me" peaked at number 12 on Oct. 19, 1974.[2]


It is also the title of a Kiki Dee Band album released in 1974 and re-mastered and re-issued with bonus tracks in 2008.

Cover versions[edit]

1974 album[edit]

Original release album tracks are

1 I've Got The Music In Me 5:02

2 Someone To Me 3:49

3 Step By Step 4:33

4 Water 4:07

5 Out Of My Head 4:17

6 Do It Right 6:03

7 Little Frozen One 4:35

8 Heart And Soul 4:35

9 You Need Help 5:48


Re-mastered version 2008 with 4 additional tracks (9-13)[edit]

Tracks are

1 I've Got The Music In Me (2008 Remastered Version) 5:02

2 Someone To Me (2008 Remastered Version) 3:49

3 Step By Step (2008 Remastered Version) 4:33

4 Water (2008 Remastered Version) 4:07

5 Out Of My Head (2008 Remastered Version) 4:17

6 Do It Right (2008 Remastered Version) 6:03

7 Little Frozen One (2008 Remastered Version) 4:35

8 Heart And Soul (2008 Remastered Version) 4:35

9 You Need Help (2008 Remastered Version) 5:48

10 Hard Luck Story (2008 Remastered Version) 3:49

11 Everyone Should Have Their Way (2008 Remastered Version) 3:58

12 Simple Melody (2008 Remastered Version) 3:44

13 How Glad I Am (2008 Remastered Version) 4:01


References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. pp. 146–147. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 
  2. ^ Lonergan, David (2005). Hit Records, 1950-1975. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press. p. 106. ISBN 0-8108-5129-6. 
  3. ^ "Toni Tennille performs I've Got the Music In Me Kiki Dee". YouTube. Retrieved 25 April 2016. 

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