“Got To Be Real” was Cheryl Lynn’s studio debut, and her biggest hit.It adhered to the fame she’d completed on The Gong Show—a TV talent dispute held by Chuck Barriss. She got… Read More 


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What you think ah!What you feel nowWhat you recognize ah!To be real!What you think now(I think I love you baby)What you feel now(I think I need you baby)What you recognize ahOooh ahTo be real!Oooh...Your love is for actual nowYou know that...Your love is my loveMy love is your loveOur love is right here to stayWhat you think ah(I think I love you baby)What you feel now(I think I need you baby)What you recognize ahOooh ahTo be real!
Oooh...Your love's for genuine nowYou recognize that...Your love is my loveMy love is your loveOur love is right here to stayYeah yeah yeah uh!What you think ah!(I think I love you baby)What you feel now(I think I require you baby)What you recognize ah!Oooh ahTo be real!What you think ah!(I think I love you baby)What you feel now(I feel I need you baby)What you understand ah!To be real!It's got to be realTo be real!It's acquired to be realTo be real!Aaah yeah
((( Instrumental )))What you think ah!What you feel nowWhat you recognize ah!To be real!What you think ah!Oh oh ohWhat you feel nowOh oh ohWhat you know ah!I love for realTo be real!Yeah yeah ah!...To be real!Got to be realIt's gained to be genuine...To be RealGot to be realIt's gained to be real
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“Got To Be Real” was Cheryl Lynn’s studio deyet, and her biggest hit.

It followed the fame she’d achieved on The Gong Show—a TV talent challenge organized by Chuck Barriss. She got a perfect score of 30 points, singing Joe Cocker’s “You Are So Beautiful.”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkZHzqJZ6iQ

As she redubbed on Soul Train:

“About three months later Chuck Baris dubbed me and also I said I was gonna be a superstar.. He sassist ‘We’ve never had a solution favor that from anybody, you have the right to select whatever before record firm you want, whatever producer or manager.’

She ended up signing with Columbia Records, and also “Got To Be Real” ended up being her initially studio hit. It was written by Lynn, David Paich (the lead singer of Toto), and also David Foster (who would go on to come to be a Broadway and also pop production star). Ray Parker Jr. of “Ghostbusters” fame was the session guitarist.

The song hit number one on the soul charts and also was certified platinum by the RIAA.


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Does Cheryl Lynn have beef through Anita Baker?
katifund.org Answer1 contributor
It appeared so for a moment on Twitter as Cheryl Lynn appeared pretty peeved that Anita Baker had actually blocked her without cause. The warmth up had actually both singers trending greatly for a number of days, till the truth came out: Cheryl Lynn never had a Twitter account and also was rather being impersonated by an overzealous fan.


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Cheryl Lynn (1978)
Cheryl Lynn
1.
Got to Be Real
Credits
Written By
David Foster, David Paich & Cheryl Lynn
Publisher
Butterfly Gong Music, Cotoba Music & Hudmar Publishing Co.
Performance Rights
ASCAP & BMI
CBS Records Inc.

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Label
Columbia Records
Drums
James Gadson
Keyboards
David Paich
Bass
David Shields
Guitar
Ray Parker Jr.
Recording Engineer
Tom Knox
Recorded At
Sunset Sound Studios, Hollyhardwood, The golden state, USA
Release Date
1978
Sampled In
Bet Ya Man Can't (Triz) by Fat Joe (Ft. Big Pun, Cuban Link & Triple Seis), I'll Do 4 U by Father MC (Ft. Mary J. Blige), Live at Union Square (November 1986) by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, Real Niggaz by N.W.A, Give Me A Beat by Girl Talk, Ain't My Type of Hype by Full Force, How We Gonna Make the Black Nation Rise by Brother D (Ft. Collective Effort), Rappin And Rocking The Housage by Funky 4 + 1, Праздник Эй-Тона (Say 26) by DA-108, Real Rocking Groove by Chapter III, Play by Jessie J, Soda City Funk by Tim Legend, 2 B Real (I'm The Best) by Rizzo GUN & Backdoor Man by Pauline Pantsdown
Interpolated By
Steady Risin' by Yo-Yo, Spinning Around (Live at the SSE Hydro) by Kylie Minogue & Spinning Around (Live) by Kylie Minogue
Cover By
Got to Be Real by Mary J. Blige (Ft. Will Smith), Got To Be Real by Jordan Hill, Got to Be Real (Live 1998 Hammerstein Ballroom) by Patti LaBelle (Ft. Mariah Carey), Got To Be Real by Young Divas & Got to Be Real by Amii Stewart
Reblended By
City Nightlife by Architecture in Tokyo (Ft. マクロスMACROSS 82​-​99)
Performed Live As
Spinning Around (Live at the SSE Hydro) by Kylie Minogue
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