Album: Light Up The Night (1980)
Charted: 6 7
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  • This was the last Top-40 hit for The Brothers Johnson, who also hit the Top-10 with "Strawberry Letter 23" and "I'll Be Good To You." It's a get up and dance (in this case, dance by stomping) song. It hit #1 on the R&B charts, helped by an intense beat and strong back-up vocals. >>
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  • Ricardo from Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaBackground music at the bridal party in the movie Yes Man.
  • John from Nashville, TnOne of the co-writers of this song is Valerie Johnson, Louis' ex-wife.
  • John from Nashville, TnQuincy Jones used to come to the Brothers Johnson, and challenge the Brothers to write a song based on a word or phrase he'd give them. This song and 1976's top 40 hit "Get The Funk Out Ma Face" are two hits based on Jones' title ideas.
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