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Encyclopedia > Summer Rain (Belinda Carlisle song)
"Summer Rain"
"Summer Rain" cover
Single by Belinda Carlisle
from the album Runaway Horses
Released 1990
Format CD single
Genre Pop
Length 5:25
Label MCA Records
Writer(s) Robbie Seidman
Maria Vidal
Chart positions
Belinda Carlisle singles chronology
"Vision of You"
(1990)
"Summer Rain"
(1990)
"(We Want) the Same Thing"
(1990)

"Summer Rain" (1990) is the second song released by Belinda Carlisle from her third solo album Runaway Horses. It was later covered in 2004 as the debut song by Australian dance act Slinkee Minx, released only in Australia, later released across Europe and the US in 2006. Image File history File links BelindaCarlisleSummerRain. ... A collection of various CD singles In music, a single is a short recording of one or more separate tracks. ... Belinda Carlisle, born Belinda Jo Carlisle (also known as Belinda Kurczeski); on August 17, 1958 in Hollywood, California, is the lead vocalist and a founding member of the all-female rock & roll band The Go-Gos and also a successful solo artist. ... Runaway Horses is the third album and studio album by American singer Belinda Carlisle, released in the United States in 1989 (see 1989 in music) by MCA Records. ... This article is about the year. ... A CD single is a music single in the form of a compact disc. ... A music genre is a category (or genre) of pieces of music that share a certain style or basic musical language (van der Merwe 1989, p. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Music Corporation of America, commonly known as MCA, is a United States based corporation in the music business. ... A songwriter is someone who writes the lyrics to songs, the musical composition or melody to songs, or both. ... Maria Vidal is an American singer, who had one major hit single with the song, Body Rock (the theme song to the film Body Rock) in 1984. ... A record chart, also known as a music chart, is a method of ranking music according to popularity during a given period of time. ... Belinda Carlisle, born Belinda Jo Carlisle (also known as Belinda Kurczeski); on August 17, 1958 in Hollywood, California, is the lead vocalist and a founding member of the all-female rock & roll band The Go-Gos and also a successful solo artist. ... (We Want) the Same Thing is a song recorded by Belinda Carlisle and released in 1990. ... This article is about the year. ... Belinda Carlisle, born Belinda Jo Carlisle (also known as Belinda Kurczeski); on August 17, 1958 in Hollywood, California, is the lead vocalist and a founding member of the all-female rock & roll band The Go-Gos and also a successful solo artist. ... Runaway Horses is the third album and studio album by American singer Belinda Carlisle, released in the United States in 1989 (see 1989 in music) by MCA Records. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Slinkee Minx are a dance act from Melbourne Australia, who formed in 2001 and are best known for their 2004 remake of Belinda Carlisles Summer Rain, which debuted at Number 5 on the Australian ARIA Music Charts. ...


It missed the Top 20 (#30) in Spring 1990, but spent time in the Top 75 and sold satisfactorily. A dance mix was again a success for Carlisle. It debuted on the ARIA Charts at number forty-two and then moved up nine places to number thirty-three then after two weeks it broke into the top twenty at number seventeen then into the top ten at number ten. After its break into the top ten it went to its peak position in Australia at number six and stayed there for three weeks and spent five weeks in the top twenty after three weeks it fell out of the charts at number forty-nine spending sixteen weeks in the chart. This article is about the year. ... The ARIA charts is the main Australian music sales chart issued weekly by the Australian Recording Industry Association. ...


Slinkee Minx cover

"Summer Rain" is the best known hit from Australian dance act Slinkee Minx, which debuted at #5 on the Australian ARIA Music Charts. "Summer Rain" was released in the US, UK and Europe across more than 50 countries. Slinkee Minx are a dance act from Melbourne Australia, who formed in 2001 and are best known for their 2004 remake of Belinda Carlisles Summer Rain, which debuted at Number 5 on the Australian ARIA Music Charts. ... This article is about the musical term aria. ...


Track listing

  • Slinkee Minx version
  1. "Summer Rain" (radio edit)
  2. "Summer Rain" (Zander radio edit)
  3. "Summer Rain" (KCB remix)
  4. "Summer Rain" (Zander club mix)
  5. "Tell Me" (radio edit)

External links

  • Music Video (Belinda Carlisle version)
  • Music Video {Slinkee Minx version)

 
 

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