Success (The Weather Girls album)

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The Weather Girls Success CD cover.JPG
Studio album by
ReleasedJanuary 22, 1983
RecordedJune–August, 1982
GenreDance, soul
ProducerPaul Jabara, Jerry Solomon
The Weather Girls chronology
Backatcha (as The Two Tons)
Big Girls Don't Cry
Singles from Success
  1. "It's Raining Men"
    Released: September 10, 1982
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4.5/5 stars link
Robert ChristgauB+[1]

Success is a 1983 studio album originally released by American singing duo The Weather Girls. The album includes the group's biggest hit, "It's Raining Men", which peaked at #1 on the U.S. Dance chart, #46 on the U.S. Pop chart, & #34 on the U.S. R&B chart.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Success" – 6:10 (Bob Esty, Paul Jabara)
  2. "Hungry For Love" – 4:57 (Paul Jabara)
  3. "Dear Santa (Bring Me A Man This Christmas)" – 6:29 (Paul Jabara, Paul Shaffer)
  4. "Hope" – 4:05 (Bob Esty, Paul Jabara)
  5. "It's Raining Men" – 5:26 (Paul Jabara, Paul Shaffer)
  6. "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair" – 5:14 (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)


  • Produced By Paul Jabara & Jerry Solomon
  • Executive Producer: Charles Koppelman
  • Engineers: Jerr Solomon, Randy Tominaga
  • Assistant Engineers: John Davenport, Peter Hefter, Nicky Kalliongis
  • Mixing: Randy Tominaga
  • Mastering: Jose Rodriguez
  • Photography - Francesco Scavullo


The Weather Girls
  • Izora Armstead, Martha Wash - lead vocals
Additional personnel


  1. ^ Christgau, Robert. "The Weather Girls". Retrieved August 9, 2016.