1982 Toni Basil – Mickey (US:#1 UK:#2)

“Mickey” is a 1981 song recorded by American singer and choreographer Toni Basil on her debut album Word of Mouth. Written by Mike Chapman and Nicky Chinn as “Kitty”, it was first recorded by UK music group Racey during 1979, appearing on their debut album Smash and Grab. Toni Basil changed the name from Kitty to Mickey to make the song about a man.

Album

Video

Musicians

BassDoug Lunn
DrumsRJ Parnell
GuitarJohn Goodsall
GuitarTrevor Veitch
KeyboardsGreg Mathieson
SynthesizerGreg Mathieson
SynthesizerPaul Delph
VocalsToni Basil

Produced By

Greg Mathieson
Trevor Veitch

Songwriters

Mike Chapman
Nicky Chinn

Charts

US:#1
UK:#2