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Whitney Houston’s ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ Single Was Released This Day In 1987


On May 2, 1987 Whitney’s song “I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)” was released as a single. Written by George Merrill and Shannon Rubicam and produced by Narada Michael Walden, the song was a massive hit worldwide and remains one of her most popular songs to this day. Here is a clip of Whitney and Narada discussing how they wanted to record the song.

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