It was released in March as the second single from their album, Sweet Dreams. It remains one of their most successful hits, alongside with " Sweet Dreams ". This song was dubbed into many megamix tracks and has had several remix versions. It reached number 6 on the Billboard Hot in the United States. It also topped the American dance chart for two weeks in December To date, it has sold 6 million copies worldwide.
Thornton had moved from the US to Germany, Be My Lover - Various - Yes she performed as guest vocalist on dance-pop recordings. Thornton and McCray went together in a band called Groovin' Affairs and were discovered by German I Love You producer Frank Farianthe mastermind and voice behind the duo Milli Vanilli.
They founded the Eurodance duo La I Love You. The duo started Moura Lympany* - Chopin Preludes Nos. 17-24 in the spring of On the Eurochart Hotthe single reached number one on May 27, Inwhen Melanie Thornton left the group to Be My Lover - Various - Yes with her solo career, La Bouche released a new version of "Be My Lover" with Natascha Wright vocals who replaced Melanie Thornton I Love You the female singer of the group.
The European version was filmed in the city at night. Melanie Thornton appears as a dominatrixwearing a black outfit. She is driving a van, abducting McCray to an underground club, where several men are being held captive. They are hanging upside down from hooks in the ceiling. Thornton walks around these men while she sings. Suddenly McCray manages to break free and raps toward Thornton. An edited version doesn't show McCray being captured and almost all the scenes with the men being hanging upside down were cut.
The American version was filmed in a studio, with Thornton singing into a microphone, wearing a purple dress. It was directed by Andras Mahr. It can be vaguely heard in the background in I Love You "World's Greatest Dick" episode of 3rd Rock from the Sunin the gay bar that Sally and Harry walk into at the beginning of the episode.
Romanian dance pop singer Inna sampled the song for her third studio album Party Never Ends and released it as an official single in These are the formats and track listings of major single releases of "Be My Lover".
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