I Believe (Sounds of Blackness song)

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"I Believe"
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Single by Sounds of Blackness
Released 1994
Songwriter(s) Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, Marvin R. Pierce, Ralph Middlebrooks, Eugene Marshall Jones, Clarence Satchell, Gregory Allen Webster and Walter Junie Morrison

"I Believe" is a 1994 single by Sounds of Blackness. The single was produced by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis and was written by the duo along with: Marvin R. Pierce, Ralph Middlebrooks, Eugene Marshall Jones, Clarence Satchell, Gregory Allen Webster and Walter Junie Morrison.[1] The single is a track off the group's, "Africa to America: The Journey of the Drum" album. "I Believe" was the group's sixth release to make the US soul chart, peaking at #15, and their only Hot 100 release, where it went to #99.[2] "I Believe" was the group's second number on the US dance chart, where it spent one week at the top.[3] The single samples Ohio Players 1971 recording, "Pain".[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.metrolyrics.com/i-believe-lyrics-sounds-of-blackness.html
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 542. 
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 241. 
  4. ^ http://www.whosampled.com/Sounds-of-Blackness/I-Believe/
Preceded by
"Love & Happiness" by River Ocean featuring India
Billboard Hot Dance Club Play number-one single
May 14, 1994
Succeeded by
"100% Pure Love" by Crystal Waters