Romantic (song)

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"Romantic"
Karyn White Romantic.jpg
Single by Karyn White
from the album Ritual of Love
Released August 23, 1991
Genre
Length 4:07
Label Warner Bros.
Writer(s)
Producer(s) Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis
Karyn White singles chronology
"The Way You Love Me"
(re-release)
(1989)
"Romantic"
(1991)
"The Way I Feel About You"
(1991)

"Romantic" is a song by American singer Karyn White from her second studio album Ritual of Love (1991). It hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 on November 2, 1991, making it her biggest hit to date. "Romantic" was also White's fourth number-one on the Hot Black Singles chart.[2]

Composition[edit]

According to Billboard, the song is about sex.[3]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1991) Peak
position
Canada (The Record)[4] 8
US Billboard Hot 100[5] 1
US Hot Dance Club Play (Billboard)[6] 6
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[7] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1991) Position
US Billboard Hot 100[8] 24

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Singles Jukebox – Jam and Lewis". Stylus Magazine. April 21, 2006. Retrieved August 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 621. 
  3. ^ M. Tye Comer, Mariel Concepcion, Monica Herrera, Jessica Letkemann, Evie Nagy and David J. Prince (February 11, 2010). "The 50 Sexiest Songs Of All Time". Billboard. Retrieved October 13, 2016. 
  4. ^ [Nanda Lwin (1999). Top 40 Hits: The Essential Chart Guide. Music Data Canada. ISBN 1-896594-13-1. 
  5. ^ Karyn White Album & Song chart history.www.Billboard.com
  6. ^ Karyn White Album & Song chart history.www.billboard.com
  7. ^ Karyn White R&B songs chart history.www.Billboard.com
  8. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1991". Retrieved 2009-09-15.