Sunset People

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"Sunset People"
Sunset People (Germany).jpg
Single by Donna Summer
from the album Bad Girls
B-side Our Love
Released July 11, 1980
Format 7" single, 12" single
Recorded 1978-1979
Genre Disco
Length 6:27 (album version)
3:55 (7" edit)
Label Casablanca
Writer(s) Pete Bellotte, Harold Faltermeyer, Keith Forsey
Producer(s) Giorgio Moroder, Pete Bellotte
Donna Summer singles chronology
"On the Radio"
""Sunset People""
"Our Love"

"Sunset People" is a song by American singer Donna Summer taken from her very successful album Bad Girls. The album, released on Casablanca Records, had already produced several chart-topping singles for the disco star, but Summer had resigned from the label and taken a lawsuit against them.[citation needed] She had since signed to Geffen Records and was getting ready to release her first album with them (which had moved away from the disco sound). Casablanca continued to release Summer's material as singles in competition, but to no avail.

The song was covered by E.G. Daily in 1985 for her debut album Wild Child.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
Dutch GfK chart[1] 42
UK Singles Chart[2] 46


  1. ^ " - Discografie Donna Summer". © 2006-2011 Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-14. 
  2. ^ "Chart Stats: Donna Summer". Archived from the original on 2012-12-05. Retrieved 2011-03-13. 

External links[edit]

Donna Summer - Sunset People (Youtube video).