Happy 32 Jody Watley – Real Love.

Jody Watley – Real Love. 1989.

March 18, 1989 – : Jody Watley debuted at No. 73 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart with her single, “Real Love.” “Real Love” became her 4th Top Ten peaking at No. 2 for 2 weeks and was prevented from the top spot which was occupied by Paula Abdul’s “Forever Your Girl.”

“Real Love” also spent one week at No. 1 on the Billboard R&B and Dance Charts and was certified Gold.

The David Fincher directed fashion forward video remains one of the most nominated of all time for the MTV Awards.

“Real Love” written by Watley and Andre Cymone.

Cover Photography by Steven Meisel.

Between 1987-98, Watley charted 12 solo singles on the Hot 100 which included 7 Top 20’s and 6 Top Tens.

As a Solo Artist Watley has charted hits on multiple charts in an eclectic ongoing catalog ranging from Hot 100, R&B, Dance/Club, Electronica, Adult Contemporary, Jazz:: 80’s, 90’s, 00’s, 10’s

Jody Watley won the Best New Artist Grammy for 1987.

Please click the following link to view the accompanying video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-FUquLYdxQ

Happy 34 Jody Watley Eponymous Solo Debut

Jody Watley.

Released on February 23, 1987.

Jody Watley is the eponymous debut studio album by American singer Jody Watley.

The album produced three top-ten singles on the US Billboard Hot 100: “Some Kind of Lover”, “large GRAMMY Nominated “Looking for a New Love” and “Don’t You Want Me” 4 Top 10 R&B Singles including “Still A Thrill” :: All Top 10 Hot Club Play Singles countless nominations and subsequently garnering the Best New Artist Grammy and becoming an instant influential style template for many. A spectacular platinum debut that no one predicted or saw coming.

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Jody Watley. MCA Listening Party.

Thanks to all who helped make this a success. Thank you to God and all the stars in the universe that aligned for this.

OTD. Jody Watley- ‘Some Kind Of Lover’ Goes Number 1 Dance On Billboard.

Jody Watley. ‘Some Kind Of Lover’ Remix Cover Art.

#OTD February 13, 1988:

“Some Kind Of Lover” (Remix)

by GRAMMY® winner Jody Watley

Peaked at #1 on the Billboard Dance chart!

✍️🏽Written by: Jody Watley, A. Cymone

* Billboard Chart History *

#3 – Hot R&B

#10- Hot 100

In 2016 Billboard Magazine Listed Jody Watley in the Top 25 Greatest Dance Club Artists of All Time with 13 Number 1 Dance Hits.

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In gratitude!

2020 Rewind. Jody Watley BMI Jam Sessions Stay At Home Series.

I haven’t done any virtual concerts but it was a pleasure to do a couple of songs for the BMI series. Watch it now!

ICYMI. 2020 Rewind. Jody Watley Still Standing And Says Let Your Light Shine – SHEEN Cover Story.

2020 Rewind. ICYMI (In Case You Missed It).
I’ve been sharing a few highlights from the year while promoting “The Healing” and my home line launch. Each brings you inspiration AND information!

Excerpt :
SHEEN.
“Humbled by her reputation as a music icon, Jody Watley defines herself as a template for contemporary music and fashion. She is a Grammy Award-winning songwriter whose career spans decades, countless performances, and millions of fans. Today, Jody continues to prove her relevance in the industry as she reinvents herself and showcases her talents time and time again. She’s also committed to inspiring others as an example to “let your light shine.” So, how does Jody set that example for her fans?
Jody shared this and more in this Sheen exclusive you won’t want to miss.”

Read the interview and be inspired now! 👇🏾

SHEEN

ICYMI. Jody Watley Television Appearance and Interview On Holiday Edition of Good Day Sacramento.

Jody Watley. Photo: Avid Music Inc. 2020

In case you missed Jody Watley on Good Day Sacramento on Wednesday December 9, 2020 in what turned out to be one of the most fun interviews during this pandemic season : Watch it Now for Pure Joy! Here On CBS

Jody Watley. Iconic. Inventive and Living Life On Her Own Terms . NEW Cover Story XS10

Read the full story – see what I have to say about Rihanna too!

https://issuu.com/xs10magazine/docs/xs10magazine_dec2020

Jody Watley. Grammy Museum Career Day.

Tomorrow December 2 – honored to talk to the students in this virtual event.

Students from three high schools—Northeast High School in Kansas City, Mo., Parkrose High School in Portland, Ore. and Shadow Mountain High School in Phoenix, Ariz.—will participate.

The GRAMMY Museum, in partnership with the Ford Motor Company Fund, will continue its virtual GRAMMY Career Day music industry mentorship series for students. The online day of mentorship and career advice will also feature President of Cheryl Cobb Entertainment Cheryl Cobb and the GRAMMY Museum’s own David R. Sears, Vice President of Education for GRAMMY In The Schools.

Jody Watley. Every Day In Gratitude.

Jody Watley Autumn 2020.

Find something to be grateful and thankful for each day – especially in challenging times. Get up, dress up, show up, bless up.

With so much loss this year — let’s all do our best to be responsible, safe, healing and fearless.

Never let the worst of life – get the best of you..a line from my song “Evertlasting”.

Carry On.

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Jody Watley To Be Amongst Participants Featured GRAMMY Museum Career Day 2020.

Jody Watley 2020.

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