I Want to Be Your Property

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"I Want to Be Your Property"
Single by Blue Mercedes
from the album Rich and Famous
Released 1987
Format CD, 12"
Recorded 1987
Genre R&B, disco
Length 3:18
6:51 (Daktari Mix)
7:18 (Street Latin Wolff Mix)
4:31 (Get Busy Yo Mix)
Label MCA Records
Songwriter(s) David Titlow, Duncan Millar
Producer(s) Phil Harding and Ian Curnow for PWL
Blue Mercedes singles chronology
"I Want to Be Your Property"
(1987)
"See Want Must Have"
(1988)
"I Want to Be Your Property"
(1987)
"See Want Must Have"
(1988)

I Want to Be Your Property is a 1987 dance hit by Blue Mercedes. The single was most successful on the dance charts, making it to number one for four weeks and was the most successful dance single of 1988.[1] "I Want to Be Your Property" was a crossover hit on the pop singles chart, and broke into the top 30 on the UK singles chart.

Music video[edit]

  • In reference to a line in the song's lyrics, actress/dancer, Cyd Charisse, appears in the group's video.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 66
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play 1
UK Singles Chart 23
Preceded by
"Some Kind of Lover" by Jody Watley
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play number-one single
February 20, 1988 - March 12, 1988 (four weeks)
Succeeded by
"Thinking of You" by Earth, Wind & Fire

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 37.