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• 4: 52 (album version) • 3:57 (single version) singles chronology ' (1977) ' Wishing on a Star' (1978) 'It Makes You Feel Like Dancin' (1978) ' (1977) ' Wishing on a Star' (1978) 'It Makes You Feel Like Dancin' (1978) ' Wishing on a Star' is a 1978 single by for. Included on their second album, Rose Royce II: In Full Bloom, 'Wishing on a Star' is a slow written by former member Billie Rae Calvin and produced. The lyrics concern a woman longing for the return of an ex-lover so that they can resume their relationship.
The original version of 'Wishing on a Star' was not a big hit in the US, peaking at number 52 on the, despite this, the song was played every Saturday at 12 Noon on Kiss 108 in Boston for over two decades, with playing ceasing around 2004. The song was a big chart hit in the United Kingdom, reaching number three in March 1978. The parent album, In Full Bloom, was also successful as a whole.
The single was re-released as the X Factor's charity single for 2011. The single features JLS and One Direction. The song was rerecorded by and used as the theme tune to the US television mini-series, released in 2000. Contents • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Charts [ ] Charts (1978) Peak position 14 15 3 US 1 US 52 Fresh 4 version [ ] The and, Fresh 4, and released their recording in September 1989. It was produced by and featured Lizz E, and became the group's only notable hit.
It peaked at number 10 on the. The group's debut that would have featured this song was never released, as a result of disagreements with the. Charts [ ] Charts (1989) Peak position 22 10 The Cover Girls version [ ] 'Wishing on a Star' by from the album Released May 1992 Format, 7', 12', cassette Length 4: 05 (single edit), 4:44 (album version), singles chronology 'Funk Boutique' (1991) ' Wishing on a Star' (1992) 'Thank You' (1992) 'Funk Boutique' (1991) ' Wishing on a Star' (1992) 'Thank You' (1992) recorded a hit cover of the song in 1992 off their third album Here It Is.
It was the first single featuring new lead singer Michelle Valentine. The band's version surpassed the success of the original, peaking at number nine on the chart, where the original had failed to chart, and became the 49th biggest single of 1992 in America. While the group had had success in America up to that point, the single was their first single to become a hit when it was released in Europe, peaking at #6 in the Netherlands and at #38 in the UK.
The Cover Girls also recorded a Spanish version of the song. The original version of the song featured Michelle Valentine on lead vocals but the Spanish version featured both Valentine and Evelyn Escalera sharing lead vocals. Charts [ ] Charts (1992) Peak position Belgium Flanders 26 6 76 38 US 9 US 7 US 24 US 19 US 2 End of year chart (1992) Position U.S. • • Billie Ray Calvin singles chronology ' (1998) 1998 ' Wishing on a Star' (1998) Wishing on a Star1998 ' (1998) 1998 singles chronology 'One Too Many Heartaches' (1996) One Too Many Heartaches1996 ' Wishing on a Star' (1998) Wishing on a Star1998 'Wishing on a Star' was covered by rapper featuring of in 1998.
It can be found on the United Kingdom release of and and the remix can be found on and. The track is produced by the, who also produced a remix of this track. A music video for the song was also released, showing a child actor portraying Jay-Z growing up in. Jay-Z himself does not appear in the video. Single track list [ ] CD [ ] • 'Wishing on a Star (Radio Edit)' • 'Wishing on a Star (Trackmasters Remix)' • 'Wishing on a Star (D Influence Remix)' • 'Brooklyn's Finest' • 'Wishing on a Star (Trackmasters Acappella)' Vinyl [ ] A-Side • 'Wishing on a Star (D Influence Remix)' • 'Wishing on a Star (Radio Edit)' B-Side • 'Wishing on a Star (Trackmasters Remix)' • 'Imaginary Players' • 'Wishing on a Star (Trackmasters Acappella)' Charts [ ] Chart (1998) Position Germany () 56 United Kingdom () 13. • • Billie Rae Calvin singles chronology ' (2011) ' Wishing on a Star' (2011) ' (2011) ' Wishing on a Star' (2011) In 2011, 'Wishing on a Star' was covered by -British singer.
It was released as the first UK single taken from his album on November 20, 2011. This interpretation of 'Wishing on a Star' was produced by previous collaborator,. Seal's version of the song was premiered on show on October 13, 2011. The single later peaked on the Radio 2 B-list. Critical reception [ ] In her review for Soul 2, Caroline Sullivan of expressed, 'His voice and interpretive skills are such, though, that most tracks fit him like a glove, to the point where, on Rose Royce's Wishing on a Star, his oak-aged vocal seems a better fit for the remorseful lyric than original singer Gwen Dickey's. He grew up with these 1970s hits, and evidently reveres them, but isn't cowed by them'.
In his review, Mike Diver of the expressed that 'Seal has a voice that can melt icecaps has never been doubted by his detractors – the problems with his material post-Seal (II) went deeper, to a basic songwriting level. Here, freed of the weight of his own emotions, he soars on a sublime Wishing on a Star (which manages to borrow its smoky backing from Sade's Smooth Operator). Live performances [ ] Seal performed 'Wishing on a Star' on on November 25, 2011.
Formats and track listings [ ] Digital download • 'Wishing on a Star' – 4:13. • • Ash Howes • The X Factor finalists singles chronology ' (2010) ' Wishing on a Star' (2011) ' (2010) ' Wishing on a Star' (2011) singles chronology ' (2011) 2011 ' Wishing on a Star' (2011) Wishing on a Star2011 ' (2012) 2012 singles chronology ' (2011) 2011 ' Wishing on a Star' (2011) Wishing on a Star2011 ' (2012) 2012 The song was covered by of of, also featuring previous contestants and. Their version was released on November 27, 2011 via digital download, and released as a physical single the following day. All proceeds from the single went to the children's charity organization Together for Short Lives.
Finalist does not appear on the radio edit of the song or in the music video, after he was removed from The X Factor prior to the sixth live show. Cocozza's vocals were recorded prior to his exit and only appeared on the single version. The song debuted at number one on the with first-week sales of 98,932 copies. Track listing [ ] • 'Wishing on a Star' – 3:23 • 'Wishing on a Star (Instrumental)' – 3:23 Charts [ ] Chart (2011) Peak position Ireland () 1 (Official Charts Company) 1 (Official Charts Company) 1 Release history [ ] Region Date Format Label United Kingdom November 27, 2011.
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