Billboard #1 Hits: #631: ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebody [Who Loves Me]- Whitey Houston. June 27, 1987. #1 for 2 weeks in Billboard Hot 100
- Single: ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebody [Who Loves Me]- Whitney Houston
- Record Company- Arista
- Genre: Dance Pop
- Written by George Merrill and Shannon Rubicam
- Time: 4:51
- B-side: ‘Moment Of Truth’
- Album- Whitney
- Grade: B+
- Peaked at #1 2 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. #1 in UK Singles Chart, #1 in Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, South Africa, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
The first single from Whitney Houston’s second album- Whitney. She won a Grammy for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance The single was her fourth in a row to hit #1- eventually she would have seven singles in a row go to #1.