You Used to Hold Me

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the Calvin Harris song, see You Used to Hold Me (Calvin Harris song).
"You Used to Hold Me"
Single by Ralphi Rosario featuring Xaviera Gold
Released 1987
Format 12" single, cassette
Genre House
Length 3:21
Label Hot Mix 5 Records
Writer(s) Ralphi Rosario, Xaviera Gold
Producer(s) Ralphi Rosario, Kenny Jason

"You Used to Hold Me" is a song by American DJ/producer Ralphi Rosario, featuring singer Xaviera Gold. Released as a single in 1987, the song was a hit and remains as Rosario's most popular song.[1]

In 1994, a set of remixes was released on Strictly Hype Recordings, entitled "You Used to Hold Me '94!".[2]

Track listing[edit]

US 12" single
A1. "You Used to Hold Me" (Kenny's Mix) - 6:28
A2. "You Used to Hold Me" (Accapella) - 1:16
A3. "You Used to Hold Me" (You Used To Beat Me Black and Blue) (Bonus Beats) - 3:22
B1. "You Used to Hold Me" (Mucho Michie House Mix) - 8:17
B2. "You Used to Hold Me" (Riviera Mix) - 4:58

Scott and Leon version[edit]

In 2000, "You Used to Hold Me" was covered by UK garage duo Scott and Leon featuring singer Sylvia Mason-James on vocals. This version was a Top 20 hit, peaking at #19 on the UK Singles Chart.[3]


Chart (2000) Peak position Number of weeks on chart
UK Singles Chart 19 4