Stacy Lattisaw

Real Name:
Stacy Lattisaw Jackson
Profile:
R'n'B - dance - pop singer
Born on 25 November 1966 in Washington, D.C., U.S. She released ten albums between 1979 - 1990 (seven albums at Cotillion and three at Motown and then she retired from the pop industry, to devote herself to gospel music. She recorded her debut at the age of 12, produced by Van McCoy, from the second on up to sixth, Narada Michael Walden was her producer, on her seventh Michael Masser and in the Motown years, a variety of producers took hold like Kashif, John "Jellybean" Benitez, Steve Barri, Tony Peluso, Leon Sylvers, Brownmark, Vincent Brantley, Aaron Zigman, Jerry Knight, Ron Kersey, Lou Pace, Gordon Williams, Phillip Damien, Hubert Eaves III, Kenni Hairston, Trevor Gale and LeMel Humes. She released a whole album of duets with Johnny Gill (1986) and two more singles with him in 1989. She achieved crossover hits with "Jump To The Beat" (No.3 in the U.K., No.1 in U.S. Hot Dance chart) and her biggest hits in T'n'b charts were "Dynamite" (No.8, 1980), "Let Me Be Your Angel" (No.8, 1980), her cover on the Moments classic from 1970 "Love On A Two Way Street" (No.2, 1981), her cover of Gary Benson's hit from 1975 "Don't Throw It All Away" (No.9, 1982), "Nail It To The Wall" (No.4, R'n'B, No.2 Dance, 1986) and her duet with Johnny Gill, "Where Do We Go From Here" (No.1). She has also covered hits of Marvelettes from 1967 "When You're Young And In Love" (1979), Peaches & Herb from 1977 "Love Is Here Beside Us" (1979), "Spinning Top", a song that Ruth Waters released the same year (1979), Shirelles from 1958 "Dedicated To The One I Love", Petula Clark from 1964 "Downtown" (1979), "Guys Like You (Give Love A Bad Name)" a song that Donna Washington released the same year (1982), Eloise Laws from 1982 "I've Loved You Somewhere Before" (1983), Shirelles from 1961 "Baby It's You" (1984, a duet with Johnny Gill), Brenda K. Starr from 1985 "Love Me Like The First Time" (1986), Donna Washington from 1982 "One More Night" (1986), Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell from 1967 "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" (1988, duet with Howard Hewett), "I Don't Have The Heart" a song that James Ingram released the same year (1990) peaking at No.1. In 1987 she contributed to the soundtrack of "Police Academy 4: Citizens On Patrol" with "Dancin' Up A Storm". Her single "Attack Of The Name Game" (1982) was sampled on the album version of Mariah Carey's No.1 hit "Heartbreaker" in 1999.
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Albums

SD 5214 Stacy Lattisaw - Young And In Love album art Stacy Lattisaw Young And In Love (Album) Cotillion SD 5214 US 1979 Sell This Version
ATC 9754, SD 5219 Stacy Lattisaw - Let Me Be Your Angel album art Stacy Lattisaw Let Me Be Your Angel (Album) Cotillion ATC 9754, SD 5219 South Africa 1980 Sell This Version
SD 16049 Stacy Lattisaw - With You album art Stacy Lattisaw With You (Album) Cotillion SD 16049 US 1981 Sell This Version
90002-1 Stacy Lattisaw - Sneakin' Out album art Stacy Lattisaw Sneakin' Out (Album) Cotillion 90002-1 US 1982 Sell This Version
7 90106-4 Stacy Lattisaw - Sixteen album art Stacy Lattisaw Sixteen (Album) Cotillion 7 90106-4 US 1983 Sell This Version
90136-1 Stacy Lattisaw - Perfect Combination album art Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill - Perfect Combination (Album) Cotillion 90136-1 US 1984 Sell This Version
7 90280-4 Stacy Lattisaw - I'm Not The Same Girl album art Stacy Lattisaw I'm Not The Same Girl (Album) Cotillion, Cotillion 7 90280-4 US 1985 Sell This Version
6212 ML Stacy Lattisaw - Take Me All The Way album art Stacy Lattisaw Take Me All The Way (Album) Motown, Motown 6212 ML US 1986 Sell This Version
R32M-1063 Stacy Lattisaw - Personal Attention album art Stacy Lattisaw Personal Attention (Album) Motown R32M-1063 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
MOTD-6280 Stacy Lattisaw - What You Need album art Stacy Lattisaw What You Need (Album) Motown MOTD-6280 US 1989 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

44250 Stacy Lattisaw - When You're Young And In Love * Three Wishes album art Stacy Lattisaw When You're Young And In Love * Three Wishes (Single) Cotillion 44250 US 1979 Sell This Version
DK 4727 Stacy Lattisaw - When You're Young And In Love / Rock With Me album art Stacy Lattisaw When You're Young And In Love / Rock With Me (Maxi) Cotillion DK 4727 US 1979 Sell This Version
COT 11 554, COT 11554 Stacy Lattisaw - Dynamite! album art Stacy Lattisaw Dynamite! (Single) Cotillion COT 11 554, COT 11554 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
COT 46001 Stacy Lattisaw - Let Me Be Your Angel album art Stacy Lattisaw Let Me Be Your Angel (Single) Cotillion COT 46001 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
ATL 20.228 Stacy Lattisaw - Jump To The Beat album art Stacy Lattisaw Jump To The Beat (Single, Maxi) Cotillion ATL 20.228 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
COT 11 554, COT 11554 Stacy Lattisaw - Dynamite! album art Stacy Lattisaw Dynamite!(7", Single) Cotillion, Cotillion COT 11 554, COT 11554 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
COT 11 674 Stacy Lattisaw - Baby I Love You album art Stacy Lattisaw Baby I Love You (Single) Cotillion COT 11 674 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
46024 Stacy Lattisaw - It Was So Easy / Screamin' Off The Top album art Stacy Lattisaw It Was So Easy / Screamin' Off The Top (Single) Cotillion 46024 US 1981 Sell This Version
SP-1562U, P-1562U Stacy Lattisaw - Love On A Two Way Street album art Stacy Lattisaw Love On A Two Way Street (Single) Cotillion SP-1562U, P-1562U Japan 1981 Sell This Version
46026 Stacy Lattisaw - Feel My Love Tonight album art Stacy Lattisaw Feel My Love Tonight (Single) Cotillion 46026 US 1981 Sell This Version
11675, ATL 11.675 Stacy Lattisaw - Screamin´ Off The Top / Young Girl album art Stacy Lattisaw Screamin´ Off The Top / Young Girl(7", Single) Atlantic, Atlantic 11675, ATL 11.675 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
47011 Stacy Lattisaw - Don't Throw It All Away album art Stacy Lattisaw Don't Throw It All Away (Single) Cotillion 47011 US 1982 Sell This Version
10.162 Stacy Lattisaw - Attack Of The Name Game album art Stacy Lattisaw Attack Of The Name Game (Single) Cotillion 10.162 Brazil 1982 Sell This Version
K 11770 (T), (0-99970) Stacy Lattisaw - Sneakin' Out / Jump To The Beat album art Stacy Lattisaw Sneakin' Out / Jump To The Beat (Maxi) Atlantic, Cotillion, Atlantic K 11770 (T), (0-99970) UK 1982 Sell This Version
7-99943 Stacy Lattisaw - Tonight I'm Gonna Make You Mine / Hey There Lonely Boy album art Stacy Lattisaw Tonight I'm Gonna Make You Mine / Hey There Lonely Boy (Single) Cotillion 7-99943 US 1982 Sell This Version