1983 George Benson – Lady Love Me (One More Time) (US: #30 UK: #11)

1983_George_Benson_Lady_Love_Me“Lady Love Me (One More Time)” is a single recorded and released by George Benson. It was written by David Paich and James Newton Howard, both of whom were associated with rock band Toto, Paich being a member and Howard a frequent collaborator. The song was produced by Arif Mardin and arranged by Marty Paich. The single entered the UK Singles Chart on 21 May 1983. It reached a peak position of number 11, and remained in the chart for 10 weeks.

‘Lady Love Me (One More Time)’ was recorded at Music Grinder Studio, Los Angeles; with additional recording at United Western in Hollywood, the Hit Factory and Record Plant in New York. The main recordings for the subsequent album ‘In Your Eyes’ were undertaken at Atlantic Studios, New York.

In the UK, the single received extensive radio play in May 1983 lifting the single to the edge of the top 10. The album sold well off the back of the single’s success.

Album

Benson, George 1983

Video

Musicians

BassNathan East
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
KeyboardsDavid Paich
KeyboardsJames Newton-Howard
SynthesizerGreg Phillinganes
SynthesizerSteve Porcaro
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SynthesizerJames Newton-Howard
Background VocalsHamish Stuart
HornJerry Hey
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsBabi Floyd
Background VocalsZac Sanders
VocalsGeorge Benson

Produced By

Arif Mardin

Songwriters

David Paich
James Newton-Howard

Charts

US:#30
UK:#11