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De Wilde left in after joining the Dutch army and van Leeuwen was introduced to Mariska Veressinging at that time with a club band. He persuaded her to take over the vocals and the group charted a worldwide hit with the song " Venus ", which peaked at No. The song was released in America and Great Britain at the end of the year and reached No.
It subsequently soldcopies in Germany and topped the U. It sold Venus - The Shocking Blue* - Venus / Hot Sand one million copies there by January and received a gold record awarded by the Recording Industry Association of America. Global sales exceeded five million copies. The latter became a top-ten hit in several countries around the world. Klaasje van der Wal left towards the end offollowing their first trip to Japan which spawned a live album. However, decades later, Venus became a part of the At Home CD compilation when this tune was issued as a bonus track.
The song's lead vocals are performed by Mariska Veres. Van Leeuwen originally miswrote the line " This was corrected in later versions. Susanna " to a completely new melody. Titled "Venus '90", the remix featured a hip house rhythm and samples. The instrumental version became the highest-charting version of the song, peaking at number four on the UK Singles Chart. The group's three members, Sara DallinSiobhan Faheyand Keren Woodwardhad the idea of turning the song into a dance music tune, but they were met with resistance from their producers at the time, Steve Jolley and Tony Swain.
Bananarama brought the idea to the production trio of Stock Aitken Watermanand Mickeys Monkey - The Young Rascals - Collections became Bananarama's first collaboration with them. Dallin, Fahey, and Woodward had Venus - The Shocking Blue* - Venus / Hot Sand completed recording their third studio album, True Confessionswith Jolley and Swain. Stock, Aitken and Waterman also resisted the idea because they believed that "Venus" would not make a good dance record.
After persistence by the women, SAW relented. A new mix of the track appeared as B-side to the limited release "Megarama '89" in Germany and France. Bananarama has since re-recorded the track for their album Exotica and it was later remixed by Marc Almondwith re-recorded Venus - The Shocking Blue* - Venus / Hot Sandand included on their album Venus - The Shocking Blue* - Venus / Hot Sand. The music video, directed by Peter Carewith choreography by Bruno Toniolireceived extensive play on MTV and video channels across the world, and presented Bananarama in various costumes, including a she-devila French temptressa vampiressand several Greek goddesses.
In one sequence of the video, Sandro Botticelli 's painting The Birth of Venus is adapted as a tableau vivant. The video marked a pivotal shift towards a more glamorous and sexual image for the girls that contrasted with the tomboyish style of their earlier work.
Credits adapted from the liner notes of True Confessions. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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