Cheryl Lynn

Cheryl Lynn

Real Name:
Lynda Cheryl Smith
Profile:
American soul vocalist.

Born on 11.03.1957 in Los Angeles, California.
Sister of Sharon Jack
She signed a contact with Columbia after her smashing appearance in the TV special "Gong Show". Toto were crucial to her first steps in record biz - she sang backing vocals for their hit "Georgy Porgy" and David Paich co-wrote her first hit "Got To Be Real". She released a series of nine successful albums (1978 -1995), produced by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, Ray Parker Jr., Barry Blue, Luther Vandross, Jesse Johnson, Teddy Riley etc. She has duetted with Luther Vandross for a cover of Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell's "If This World Were Mine". Other hits include "Shake It Up Tonight", "In the Night", "Star Love" and "Encore". In 2004 she recorded "Sweet Kind of Life" for the soundtrack of the animated film "Shark Tale". She has also sung backing vocals for Richard Marx, Luther Vandross, Teddy Riley and others.
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Cheryl Lynn Discography

Albums

JC 35486 Cheryl Lynn Cheryl Lynn (Album) Columbia JC 35486 US 1978 Sell This Version
JC 36145 Cheryl Lynn In Love (Album) Columbia JC 36145 US 1979 Sell This Version
CBS 84897 Cheryl Lynn In The Night (Album) Columbia CBS 84897 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
FC 38057 Cheryl Lynn Instant Love (Album) Columbia FC 38057 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
FCT 38961 Cheryl Lynn Preppie (Album) Columbia FCT 38961 US 1983 Sell This Version
CBS 26497 Cheryl Lynn It's Gonna Be Right (Album) Columbia CBS 26497 UK 1985 Sell This Version
1A 064-24 0741 1, 064 24 0741 1 Cheryl Lynn Start Over (Album) Manhattan Records 1A 064-24 0741 1, 064 24 0741 1 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
1-91254 Cheryl Lynn Whatever It Takes (Album) Virgin 1-91254 US 1989 Sell This Version
AVCD-11340 Cheryl Lynn Good Time (Album) Avex UK AVCD-11340 Japan 1995 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

1-11047 Cheryl Lynn You Saved My Day (Single) Columbia 1-11047 US 1978 Sell This Version
CBS 6936 Cheryl Lynn Star Love / Got To Be Real CBS CBS 6936 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
none Cheryl Lynn Got To Be Real (Maxi, Single) Columbia none US 1978 Sell This Version
BA 222527 Cheryl Lynn Star Love (Single) Columbia BA 222527 New Zealand 1978 Sell This Version
CSR 1056 Cheryl Lynn Star Love = Estrella De Amor(7", Single) CBS CSR 1056 Peru 1978 Sell This Version
JC 140 Cheryl Lynn / Santana Cheryl Lynn / Santana - Got To Be Real / Life Is A Lady(7", Jukebox) CBS JC 140 Italy 1978 Sell This Version
BA 222484 Cheryl Lynn Got To Be Real(7") CBS BA 222484 Australia 1978 Sell This Version
1-11234 Cheryl Lynn Love Bomb / In Love Columbia 1-11234 US 1979 Sell This Version
CBS 8334 Cheryl Lynn I've Got Faith In You Columbia CBS 8334 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
43-11261 Cheryl Lynn Keep It Hot (Single) Columbia 43-11261 US 1979 Sell This Version
S CBS 8242 Cheryl Lynn Feel It (Single) CBS S CBS 8242 UK 1980 Sell This Version
11-02102 Cheryl Lynn Shake It Up Tonight (Single) Columbia 11-02102 US 1981 Sell This Version
AS 1295 Cheryl Lynn In The Night (Single) Columbia AS 1295 US 1981 Sell This Version
BS-35,028 Cheryl Lynn En La Noche (In The Night) / Baila Esta Noche (Shake It Up Tonight) (Single) CBS BS-35,028 Mexico 1981 Sell This Version
18-02648 Cheryl Lynn Show You How(7", Promo) Columbia 18-02648 US 1981 Sell This Version
44-02914 Cheryl Lynn Instant Love (Single) Columbia 44-02914 US 1982 Sell This Version