“Self Control” is the lead single and title track of Branigan’s third album. [24] Branigan's album Self Control went Silver, Gold or Platinum in several countries and yielded subsequent charting singles, though not of the title track's magnitude, in "The Lucky One", "Ti Amo" and "Satisfaction". The song debuted in the chart at no. 2. The second one, "Self Control" became the title track to the album and her biggest international hit. 1 in Germany on June 15, 1984. Branigan's version of "Self Control" was featured on the Miami Vice episode "The Great McCarthy" and was featured in the fact-based 1989 TV movie The Preppie Murder and a 2007 episode of the series Cold Case. None of these mixes were done with Branigan's participation. In Deutschland war Self Control in der Branigan-Version das kommerziell erfolgreichste Lied des Jahres 1984. It was released as the lead single from her third studio album of the same name, released the same year. 3),[23] Australia (no. "Self Control" is a song by Italian singer Raf, released in 1984. Branigan would go on to be nominated for a 1985 American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Female Video Artist. single moved back to no. 1 in Germany on June 15, 1984. The song was covered the same year by American singer Laura Branigan. [20] Branigan's "Self Control" also entered the Italian charts although the dominance of the Raf version in his native Italy predicated a comparatively low peak Italian chart peak of no. 1. 3. Raf è il primo album del cantante italiano Raf.. Il primo album di Raf è realizzato completamente in lingua inglese, e contiene la prima grande hit del cantautore pugliese, Self Control, un brano italo disco che ebbe successo in tutta Europa e di cui fu eseguita una cover ad opera della cantante statunitense Laura Branigan per il mercato americano. 1 in Italy on June 23, 1984. In 2018, US singer, Kendra Erika recorded her version, where it went to number one on the Billboard, US Dance Club Songs chart. In 1999, four new remixes of "Self Control" were commissioned for a South African collection called Back in Control, on Atlantic/Gallo. 24. 7), Switzerland (No. It was often used as bumper music by late night radio talk show host Art Bell when he hosted Coast to Coast AM in the 1990s. Allerdings erschien dieses nur in Europa, weil Raf als unbekannter Künstler keinen weltweiten Plattenvertrag bekam. Branigan's record was in the Swiss top 30 for a total of sixteen weeks, including twelve weeks in the top 5 and eight weeks at no. Bm. 1 of 23. September 1959 in Margherita di Savoia, Italien; eigentlich Raffaele Riefoli ), im … Auch performt von: Raf; Lied: Self Control 22 Übersetzungen; Übersetzungen: Arabisch, Deutsch, Französisch, Griechisch #1, #2, Italienisch, Kroatisch, Kurdisch (Kurmanji), Lettisch 13 weitere; Anfragen: Hindi Englisch . Finally on the week of August 26, "Such a Shame" by Talk Talk moved Branigan out of the number one spot, though she would remain in the top 5 for another three weeks. It's the night-time that flatters. The song has become one of the defining songs of the 1980s, with a number of remakes recorded each year. In 1992, the original single mix of "Self Control" was re-released on CD single and 12" vinyl by Atlantic/WEA in Germany featuring two new remixes. [5] Die B-Seite der Single ist Silent Partners. With lyrics by producer Juan Carlos Calderón and Mikel Herzog, the song was released as single from Martin's second studio solo album, Me Amaras, in 1993. Dieser sah sich zunächst heftigen Plagiatsvorwürfen ausgesetzt, die anhand der Urhebervermerke in den Veröffentlichungen von Laura Branigan schnell ausgeräumt werden konnten.[3]. [27] She also promoted the song during appearances on The Merv Griffin Show, Solid Gold (May 12, 1984),[28] Dick Clark's American Bandstand (June 9, 1984)[29] and the syndicated Dick Clark television special Rock Rolls On, which she also co-hosted. Höre kostenlos Raf – Self control (Self Control, Black and blue und mehr). This is Raf's compiliation CD of his english spoken dance singles from the early to mid 80's. Her version first hit no. Internationally, it charted within the top five in several continental European countries. Schau das Video für Self Control von Raf's Self control kostenlos und sieh dir Coverbilder, Songtexte und ähnliche Künstler an. In their third week, Raf's version supplanted Branigan's at number 1, but she regained the top spot in the fourth week and the two versions would remain there, Branigan at no. A A. Self Control. 1 on both the pop and AC charts. Branigan was one of the first artists of the video era to work with an Academy Award-winning film director on a music video when William Friedkin (The French Connection, The Exorcist) directed the clip. The song narrates the singer's slip into the world of nightlife, the allure of which has her "livin' only for the night" and deeming herself to "live among the creatures of the night". Branigan's single, however, had leapt to no. 1 in Italy on June 23, 1984. 4. C#m. Entdecke mehr Musik, Konzerte, Videos und Bilder mit dem größten Onlinekatalog auf Last.fm 4 on the US Contributors. Scrobble Songs und lass dir Empfehlungen zu anderen Titeln und Künstlern geben. Their eighth week on the charts saw Raf regain the no. 7 on June 17, the same week Branigan's version debuted at no. In 2005, the German dance band Royal Gigolos recorded a cover of the song. His single debuted in the Swiss Top 30 at no. Today we know that he had a beautiful and long career with songs that have remained in everyone’s heart, especially in Italy, like the song that basically speaks of us and what will remain of the 80s, or many others. It was written by Giancarlo Bigazzi, Steve Piccolo and Raf. [4] It also notably edged into no. Guitar Ukulele Piano new. Werbefrei streamen oder als CD und MP3 kaufen bei Amazon.de. Strumming. The latter track hit the Top 10 on the Billboard Hot Dance Singles Sales chart following Branigan's sudden death from an aneurysm in August of that year. Check out the tab » Backing track. [3] Über ihren Musikverlag hatten die Songwriter das Lied bereits zuvor Laura Branigan angeboten, die mit Gloria schon einen Charterfolg in den USA verbuchen konnte. 1. 2fr. 2 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart, no. "Self Control" peaked at no. E. 1. Die B-Seite der Maxi-Single ist Running Away. Die B-Seite der Single von Raf enthält Part 2 von Self Control, der eine Rap-Passage von Raf und einem ungenannten zweiten Interpreten enthält. "Self Control" is a song by Italian singer Raf, released in 1984. Shop Vinyl and CDs and complete your RAF collection. Werbefrei streamen oder als CD und MP3 kaufen bei Amazon.de. Her version first hit no. 4fr. The song was covered the same year by American singer Laura Branigan. Branigan's version peaked at no. City lights, painted girls. 4 on the Hot 100 and no. You're watching the official music video for Laura Branigan - "Self Control" from the album 'Self Control' (1984). F#m. 4. Both the Raf original and the Branigan version of "Self Control" entered the German Top 20 in May 1984: on June 25, the Branigan single assumed the no. Self Control ist ein Popsong aus dem Jahr 1984, der von Raf, Giancarlo Bigazzi und Steve Piccolo geschrieben wurde. In their tenth week on the charts, Wham! 61 based on downloads only. One of those, the 'Classic Summer Mix', appeared on the European greatest hits album The Very Best of Laura Branigan. The following week, Raf's single had climbed to no. 6:13; Raff - Running away (1984 12") 5:41; Lists. twitter; google; facebook; Self Control Songtext. 1. The following year Branigan recorded another English song written over a Tozzi and Bigazzi song, "Mama", which was part of the 1983 album Branigan 2. «Self Control» es una canción del cantante italiano Raffaele Riefoli (más conocido como Raf), que fue lanzada en 1984 como su primer single. 2 on the dance chart.[3]. Die Laura-Branigan-Version wurde auf den Alben Self Control (1984), The Best of Laura Branigan (1993), The Essential: Laura Branigan (2002) und The Platinum Collection (2006) veröffentlicht. [19] Branigan's fellow nominees were Tina Turner and Cyndi Lauper, who won the award. Branigan's recording was a worldwide multi-format hit. Riefoli lived the few first years of the 1980s in London, England, before starting out his musical career in 1984, landing mostly in the new wave scene with his English language debut album, Raf.His first single, "Self Control", which he co-wrote with Giancarlo Bigazzi and Steve Piccolo, was a huge hit not only in his native Italy but also in Austria (No. We have an official Self Control tab made by UG professional guitarists. 3. Her version first hit no. Erfahren Sie mehr über Veröffentlichungen und Lieder von RAF - Self Control auf Discogs. Raf > Self Control (1983) > Self Control; Testo Self Control. 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Filmed in New Jersey and New York City, the video was produced by Fred Caruso and first aired in April 1984.[17]. 3. In Deutschland erreichte sie Platz 2 hinter der Version von Laura Branigan. [18] Entertainment Tonight aired a segment on the network's reaction to the clip, which was being played in late-night slots on other networks. 1. 1 and Raf at no. Höre online Raf - Self Control und sieh, auf welchen Alben der Titel vorkommt. Classifica (1984) Miglior posizione Austria: 7 Francia: 40 Germania: 2 Italia: 1 Polonia: 32 Spagna: 6 Svizzera: 1 Altri usi. Werbefrei streamen oder als CD und MP3 kaufen bei Amazon.de. 2. 2 spot. Notable covers include Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin in 1993, a hit dance remake by Branigan in 2004 and two 2006 versions that hit the Top 5 in various European enclaves, by Danish dance group Infernal and Spanish singer Soraya Arnelas. The video drew controversy, and MTV required some edits before it could air. 2 and Raf fell three spaces, but Branigan held firm. Self Control Black and blue I don’t want to lose you Madeleine London Town Hard Change your mind Why In […] [5][6] Raf released an extended dance mix of the song, like Branigan, but Raf's version featured a rap (performed by two other rap vocalists), relatively rare for a white artist at the time. Supporta gli autori e le etichette dietro la sua creazione acquistandola qualora ti piacesse. Schließlich veröffentlichte Laura Branigan im Sommer 1984 das Lied als Single, nur kurze Zeit später erschien die Version von Raf. "Self Control" is a song by Italian singer Raf, released in 1984. 1 of 18. 1 hit in Austria, Canada, Sweden[21] and South Africa[22] and was also a smash hit for Branigan in Norway (no. Branigan chose two more Italian songs for her third album: the first one, "Ti Amo" with lyrics by Diane Warren once again based on the original by Tozzi and Bigazzi that had been a 1977 single for Tozzi. In the US, the song became Branigan's fourth consecutive top 10 hit on a Billboard chart in a year and a half, following "Gloria", "Solitaire" and "How Am I Supposed to Live Without You". 3, below "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" by Wham!, while Branigan held at no. Raf's version first hit no. 2. In 2002, the Branigan recording was used as a track on the fictional radio station Flash FM in the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, and it appears on the CD collection Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Official Soundtrack Box Set, as well as numerous other hits collections. Branigan's version peaked at no. Oh, the night is my world. 3. Die zuerst veröffentlichte Single von Laura Branigan wurde in Europa und den USA ein Top-Ten-Hit. 1. 2 spot behind Branigan. "Change Your Mind" is one of the best songs on the CD in my opinion. Raf (* 29. 7 in Austria and at no. "Self Control" is a song by Italian singer Raf, released in 1984. Self Control (Part Two) – 4:05 (Raf – Steve Piccolo - Giancarlo Bigazzi) Durata totale: 8:26. Chords. Raf's version first hit no. The only other territory where Raf topped the charts was in Switzerland. riefoli lebte die wenige ersten jahre der 1980er jahre in london, england, bevor er 1984 seine musikalische karriere am anfang steht, landet meist in der neuen wave-szene mit seinem englischsprachigen debüt-album, raf. 1992 erschienen ein „Germany Remix“ und 1999 ein „South-Africa-Remix“. 2, for three more weeks. 2. 5 on the Adult Contemporary chart. Entdecken Sie Self Control von RAF bei Amazon Music. Raf, born as Raffaele Riefoli, co-wrote the song "Self Control" with Giancarlo Bigazzi and Steve Piccolo. sein erste single, \ „self control \“, die er als co-autor mit giancarlo bigazzi und steve piccolo, war ein sehr … In their 7th week on the charts, Raf fell to no. In the UK, a similar release paired the song with her earlier hit, "Gloria". In 2006, Danish dance band Infernal, best known for the club hit "From Paris to Berlin", released a cover of the song on November 6 in the UK. It was written by Giancarlo Bigazzi, Steve Piccolo and Raf. 2fr. 1 in Italy on June 23, 1984. RAF - Self Control [12'' maxi single] 6:17; RAF - Running Away [12'' maxi single] 5:44; Raf - Self Control (Italo-Disco 1984) (Extended Version) AUDIO HQ - FULL HD. Sowohl in der von Raf selbst als auch in der von Laura Branigan interpretierten Version wurde das Lied ein internationaler Top-10-Hit. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about RAF - Self Control at Discogs. Raf's version first hit no. single mix) – 3:42, "Somebody's Watching Me" (single version) – 3:17, "Somebody's Watching Me" (extended version) – 4:27, "Somebody's Watching Me" (DJ Tyson club mix) – 6:36, "Self Control" [Soul Seekerz Remix] – 7:40, "Self Control" [Robbie Rivera Juicy Mix] – 6:14, "Self Control" [Weekend Wonderz Club Mix] – 6:13, "Self Control" [Soul Seekerz Remix] – 7:41, Self Control (Dirty Werk Radio Mix (3:14), Self Control (Moto Blanco Radio Edit) (3:06), Self Control (Ralphi Rosario & Erick Ibiza Radio Mix) (3:56), This page was last edited on 22 November 2020, at 17:18. Although his English-language album and especially the singles proved to be quite successful in Italy and elsewhere, he began releasing his later albums in his native language, almost all of which were received better in Italy than the English-language albums; many of them entered Italy's Top 10 album chart.[7]. Written By Raf, Steve Piccolo & Giancarlo Bigazzi. [4] Aus diesem Grund erschienen 1984 auf Rafs Album Change Your Mind eine Italo-Disco-Version und auf Branigans Album Self Control eine von Jack White produzierte Pop-Version. 5). Self Control è la canzone che ha portato Raf al successo Mondiale nel 1983. There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. His version of "Self Control" peaked at no. "Self Control" afforded Laura Branigan a no. The Branigan recording was arranged by Giorgio Moroder's protégé Harold Faltermeyer with Robbie Buchanan and produced by Buchanan with Jack White in Germany and Los Angeles. Both versions of the song were popular across Europe during much of the summer of 1984 and were the most successful single of the year in Germany and Switzerland. The song's most notable success were Top 20 chartings in Denmark and Finland. 40 in France. He would release several more tracks in English and re-release his debut 1984 album Raf in 1987 under the title Self Control, featuring two of these tracks. She re-recorded her two biggest club hits for the 20th anniversary of "Self Control" and they were released in a slew of remixes as "Gloria 2004" and "Self Control 2004". It was written by Giancarlo Bigazzi, Steve Piccolo and Raf. 1 in Switzerland between runs at the top spot by Laura Branigan's version of "Self Control", and peaked at no. [15] It was also the most successful single of 1984 in Germany, where Branigan's version was produced.[26]. "Self Control" was the only one of the four Italian songs recorded by Branigan that was originally composed in English, and Branigan chose to record the song as written. Self control | Raf im Hi-Fi-Streaming oder zum Download in echter CD-Qualität auf Qobuz.com In the mid 2000s (decade), several trance music remixes featuring samples of various lengths from the 1984 Branigan original surfaced from various entities including Crooklyn Clan, Imperial Machine, and SK featuring Laura Branigan. Die Version von Raf war in Italien sehr beliebt, sie blieb dort sieben Wochen auf Platz 1. Though Branigan resisted at first, her record company convinced her to allow a minor alteration and the video was aired on MTV, though by this time the single had peaked on the charts. 3. Branigan's first major hit had also been co-written by Bigazzi: "Gloria" (1982) was an English cover of the 1979 original Italian song recorded by Umberto Tozzi. Tonebridge. 1 in Germany on June 15, 1984. Self Control von RAF als LP, mit Tracklist und weiteren Infos The following week the Wham! Oh the night is my world City life painted girls In a day nothing matters It's the night time that flatters Oh the night no control Through the wall something breakin' Wearin' white as you're walkin' Down the streets of my soul You take my self you take my self control Still, it's a great tune. Raf's version first hit no. A music video was also released. Download Pdf. In 2018, Branigan's version was heard in FX's The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story episode, "Descent". Biography. Lesen Sie Rezensionen und informieren Sie sich über beteiligte Personen. In Deutschland hielt sich die Version sechs Wochen auf Platz 1, auch in der Schweiz, Österreich, Kanada, Südafrika und Schweden erreichte sie den ersten Platz der Charts. Rather than actually invoking more self-control, the singer addresses someone: "you take my self, you take my self-control". A. Sampled In. [61] "Self Control '99" was released as a CD single there. Self Control Black and blue I don’t want to lose you Madeleine London Town Hard Change your mind Why In […] Branigan sought to reclaim her career after years away from the music industry first to take care of her ailing husband and then to mourn his loss. In 1993, Ricky Martin recorded a Spanish-language cover of "Self Control", titled "Que Dia Es Hoy" ("What Day Is Today"). 2 in Germany, no. The single featured a remixed version of the track. In the night, no control. Self Control is the third studio album by American singer Laura Branigan.It was released on April 1, 1984, by Atlantic Records.The album peaked at number 23 on the US Billboard 200 and was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).