Let's Talk About Love (Modern Talking album)

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Let's Talk About Love
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Studio album by Modern Talking
Released 14 October 1985
Recorded 1985
Genre Synthpop
Label BMG, Hansa
Producer Dieter Bohlen
Modern Talking chronology
The 1st Album
(1985)
Let's Talk About Love
(1985)
Ready for Romance
(1986)

Let's Talk About Love is the second album by Modern Talking which was released on 14 October 1985 in Germany and other territories. This album saw a release of only one single Cheri, Cheri Lady which is considered one of Modern Talking's smash hits to date. The single peaked at No.1 in many countries including Germany (where it spent four weeks at No.1), Switzerland, Austria and Norway.[1][2] The album Let's Talk About Love, produced by Hansa Records and released by Ariola, BMG, peaked at No. 2 on November 4, 1985 in Germany and spent four weeks at that position.[3] After spending 11 weeks within the top-10 and total 44 weeks in the album chart, it eventually earned a platinum-award selling well over 500,000 units in Germany alone.[4][5]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Cheri, Cheri Lady" — 3:45
  2. "With A Little Love" — 3:33
  3. "Wild Wild Water" — 4:18
  4. "You're The Lady Of My Heart" — 3:19
  5. "Just Like An Angel" — 3:14
  6. "Heaven Will Know" — 4:02
  7. "Love Don't Live Here Anymore" — 4:22
  8. "Why Did You Do It Just Tonight" — 4:23
  9. "Don't Give Up" — 3:19
  10. "Let's Talk About Love" — 3:53

Personnel[edit]

Chart position[edit]

Chart (1985) Peak
position
Germany[3] 2
Sweden[6] 4
Norway[6] 3
Switzerland[6] 1
Austria[6] 4

Album Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Germany (BVMI)[7] Platinum 500,000^
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[8] Gold 50,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

Reception[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chartverfolgung MODERN TALKING/Single". Musicline.com. Retrieved 2009-11-21. 
  2. ^ "Modern Talking: Cheri Cheri Lady". Swisscharts.com. Retrieved 2009-11-21. 
  3. ^ a b "CHARTS-DEUTSCHLAND Album Top 100 (November 4, 1985)" (in German). charts.de. Retrieved 2010-11-08. 
  4. ^ "Album details: Let's Talk About Love of Modern Talking" (in German). chartsurfer.de. Archived from the original on 2011-07-18. Retrieved 2010-11-08. 
  5. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Modern Talking; 'Let's Talk About Love')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 2010-11-08. 
  6. ^ a b c d "Modern Talking: Let's Talk About Love". Swisscharts.com. Retrieved 2009-11-21. 
  7. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Modern Talking; 'Let's Talk About Love')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. 
  8. ^ "Spanish Certifications 1979-1990" (PDF). PROMUSICAE. Mediafire. Retrieved October 11, 2015.  Note: To retrieve the certification, scroll down to 1987
  9. ^ "Let's Talk About Love". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-11-21. 

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