Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me)

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"Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me)"
Sugar Billy - Super Duper Love side A.jpg
Single by Sugar Billy
from the album Super Duper Love
A-side"Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me) – Part 1"
B-side"Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me) – Part 2"
Released1974
Format7"
Genre
Length
  • 3:14 (Part 1)
  • 2:11 (Part 2)
LabelFast Track
Songwriter(s)Willie Garner
Producer(s)Soundtrack Production

"Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me)" is a song by Willie "Sugar Billy" Garner, released in 1975 as a single from his 1975 album Super Duper Love. It was made famous when English singer Joss Stone covered the song's part one for her debut album, The Soul Sessions (2003), from which it was released in May 2004 as the second and final single under the title "Super Duper Love". A live performance of James Brown's 1966 song "It's a Man's Man's Man's World", retitled "It's a Man's Man's World", is included as a B-side to the CD single.

Joss Stone version[edit]

"Super Duper Love"
Joss Stone - Super Duper Love.png
Single by Joss Stone
from the album The Soul Sessions
B-side"It's a Man's Man's Man's World" (live)
ReleasedMay 10, 2004 (2004-05-10)
Format
RecordedApril 9, 2003
StudioThe Hit Factory Criteria
(Miami, Florida)
Genre
Length4:20
Label
Songwriter(s)Willie Garner
Producer(s)
Joss Stone singles chronology
"Fell in Love with a Boy"
(2004)
"Super Duper Love"
(2004)
"You Had Me"
(2004)

In 2003, English singer Joss Stone covered "Super Duper Love" for her debut studio album, The Soul Sessions. The song was released as the album's second and final single on May 10, 2004. It was later included on her 2011 compilation album The Best of Joss Stone 2003–2009. "Super Duper Love" was moderate success, peaking at number 18 on UK Singles Chart.

Uses in popular culture[edit]

Stone's version is featured on the soundtrack to the 2004 films The Prince and Me and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, as well as in 2005's Monster-in-Law. It also appears on the 2004 compilation album WFUV: City Folk Live VII, on the UK version of Now That's What I Call Music! 58 and in the PlayStation 2 karaoke games SingStar Pop (2005) and SingStar Rocks! (2006). The song was included on the international soundtrack of the Brazilian soap opera Da Cor do Pecado. Stone made her US television debut on Good Morning America, on 6 October 2003, where she sang "Super Duper Love". The song was played on several episodes of UK series Girls in Love and US series MTV Cribs.

Track listings[edit]

  • UK and European CD single
  1. "Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me?) Pt. 1" (Single Mix) – 3:47
  2. "It's a Man's Man's World" (Live at Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C., December 7, 2003) – 3:35
  • UK 7" single
A. "Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me?) Pt. 1" (Single Mix) – 3:47
B. "It's a Man's Man's World" (live at Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C., December 7, 2003) – 3:35

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position
Germany (Official German Charts)[1] 78
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[2] 21
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[3] 18
UK R&B (Official Charts Company)[4] 7

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