Chart Position: 3

  • Won Best R&B song Grammy award
  • Written by Boz Scaggs and David Paich
  • Keyboards: David Paich
  • Guitar: Louie Shelton, Fred Tackett
  • Backing vocals; Caroline Willis, Jim Gilstrap, Augie Johnson and Marty McCall
  • Produced by Joe Wissert
  • Recorded in Los Angeles CA
  • Boz Scaggs manager declined to allow this song to be included on the soundtrack LP for the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever, instead opting to allow its inclusion in the 1977 film Looking for Mr. Goodbar
  • Neither Boz Scaggs nor the record label executives thought this song would be successful as a single; however a DJ in Cleveland OH started playing the song straight off the Silk Degrees LP and interest started growing around the country, prompting a single release
  • This is Boz Scaggs biggest hit single
  • Later recorded by Ray Conniff (1976), Joe Thomas (1978), Brand New Funk (1978), Alfonzo (1982), Soul Opportunity (1991), Boz Scaggs (1996), Jimmy Sommers feat. Coolio (2001), Shakatak (1999), Eight to the Bar (2005), Miki Howard (2006), Incognito (2010), Mario Bondi w/Chaka Khan & Incognito (2013), Vintage Lounge Orchestra (2013) and Marcela Mangabeira (2018)

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