Debuting at number 73 on January 20,the single reached number one on the Billboard Hot on April 14, for one week.
The song was one of the few non-disco No. The lyrics tell a story of a man who is reunited with an old love interest and attempts to rekindle a romantic relationship with her before discovering that one never really existed. It was claimed that Michael Jackson contributed at least one backing track to Julissa - Julissa Y Su Conjunto original Doobie Brothers recording, but was not credited for having done so.
Kenny Loggins released a version of the song five months prior to The Doobie Brothers on his album Nightwatchand a live version on his album Kenny Loggins Alive. Loggins' original version switches several of the gender pronouns, so that it is sung largely from the perspective of the woman in the encounter. Mixed by disco producer Jim Burgessat the song is considerably longer than the versions on the 7-inch Shir Hashirim - Alberto Mizrahi, Chorale Mystique, Matthew Lazar - Chants • Mystiques and the Minute by Minute LP.
The inch version also has a more pronounced bass-driven drumbeat. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Soft rock    blue-eyed soul   disco . This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.
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