Take The Heat Off Me is the debut album by Boney M.. The album became a major seller outside of the United States, where the album just missed making the chart. Includes the hits "Daddy Cool" (#65 on the Billboard Hot 100, #11 on the Club Play Singles chart), "Sunny" and "Baby Do You Wanna Bump". The title - track is the cover of the 1974 Italian hit Nessuno mai (No one ever), sung by the Sicilian artist Marcella Bella and written by her brother Gianni Bella with Giancarlo Bigazzi.
"Daddy Cool" (Frank Farian, George Reyam (Hans-Jörg Mayer)) - 3:29
"Take The Heat Off Me" (Bigazzi, Gianni Bella) - 4:47
"Got a Man On My Mind" (Frank Farian, Fred Jay) - 3:25
"Lovin' Or Leavin'" (Frank Farian, Fred Jay) - 4:29
Alternative album editions
UK & US - track A4: "Help Help" (Farian) - 6:05.
Additional track information
"Take the Heat off Me" and "Lovin' or Leavin'" had previously been recorded by another Farian-produced artist Gilla on her 1975 album Willst du mit mir schlafen gehn?. Gilla would furthermore record German versions of "Sunny" and "No Woman No Cry" on her Zieh mich aus album... Read More