Just to See Her

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"Just to See Her"
Single by Smokey Robinson
from the album One Heartbeat
B-side "I'm Gonna Love You Like There's No Tomorrow"
Released March 4, 1987
Format 7" (45 rpm)
Recorded 1986
Genre R&B, pop, soul
Length 4:02
Label Motown
Writer(s) Jimmy George, Lou Pardini
Producer(s) Peter Bunetta, Rick Chudacoff

"Just to See Her" is a 1987 song written by Jimmy George and Lou Pardini and recorded by American R&B recording artist Smokey Robinson from his studio album One Heartbeat (1986).

"Just to See Her" peaked at #7 in Cash Box and #8 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in June 1987. It also reached #2 on the R&B chart and hit #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart.

In the United Kingdom, the song peaked at #52 on the UK Singles Chart. In addition, Robinson won his first career Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance at the 30th Grammy Awards in 1988.


Lou Pardini also released his cover vesion of his song in 1996.

Andy Williams released a version in 2007 on his album, I Don't Remember Ever Growing Up.


  • Whitburn, Joel (1996). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 6th Edition (Billboard Publications)

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Preceded by
"The Finer Things" by Steve Winwood
Billboard Adult Contemporary (chart) number-one single
May 16, 1987
Succeeded by
"La Isla Bonita" by Madonna