Skin Deep (Cher song)

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"Skin Deep"
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Single by Cher
from the album Cher
B-side "Perfection"
Released 1988
Format
Recorded 1986–1987
Genre Dance-rock
Length 4:16
Label Geffen Records
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) Jon Lind
Cher singles chronology
"We All Sleep Alone"
(1988)
"Skin Deep"
(1988)
"Bang-Bang"
(1988)
"We All Sleep Alone"
(1988)
"Skin Deep"
(1988)
"Bang-Bang"
(1988)

"Skin Deep" is a rock song performed by American singer-actress Cher from her eighteenth studio album, Cher. It was written by Mark Goldenberg and Jon Lind, and produced by Lind. It was released as the album's third single in mid-1988.

Allmusic's Jose F. Promis later described it as "a club hit with the almost forgotten Madonna-ish dance ditty "Skin Deep" (a radical departure from the album's other songs, yet a definite highlight)."[1]

Formats and track listings[edit]

Skin Deep US Promo [2]

  1. Skin Deep
  2. Perfection

Official versions[edit]

  • Main Version (4:16)
  • Bonus Beats (3:38)
  • Dub (5:46)
  • Extended Dance Mix (7:50)
  • Remix Edit (3:59)
  • Percappella (4:36)

Charts[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 79
US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[4] 41

References[edit]

  1. ^ Review by Allmusic Retrieved October 15 2013
  2. ^ "Skin Deep Single". 
  3. ^ "Cher Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved November 2, 2015.
  4. ^ "Cher Chart History (Dance Club Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved November 2, 2015.

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