Friday, October 31, 2008

April

April (born April Kelly) is a former freestyle\dancer from the late 80's\early 90's. As a child, she performed in a few off-Broadway productions and shows throughout the New York area.

During high school, April recorded a demo for a producer which caught the attention of the Metropolitan Recording Corporation record label.
In 1987, she released her first single, "Special Love" which didn't make the Billboard music charts at all.
In 1989, April released her second single, "Right on Time" which didn't appear to make the Billboard charts at all.
In 1990, April released her third single, "Someone to Hold" which peaked at #50 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Maxi-Singles Sales chart.
A year later, April released her debut album, "Magical" which didn't appear to make the Billboard 200 chart.
The fourth single, "You're the One For Me" managed to peak at #55 on Billboard's Hot 100 Airplay chart.
Two more singles: "Losing My Heart Over You" and "Bring Back the Lover" were released, but didn't make the charts. April toured the country for 3 years. In 1993, April started a band called Band of Gold.

These days, April and the band continues to perform at various events. She also continues to be active in the music business as a songwriter, music producer, does vocal recording & is skilled as a Pro Tools session engineer.

To see April's official website, go to:

http://www.aprilkellymusic.com

To see a fan-made video for "Special Love," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1v4LAiK4Vy4

To see a fan-made video for "Right on Time," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AUY_IWlGl-8

To see a video of April performing "Someone to Hold" on "Dance Party USA," go to:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qENIqR6r5yw

To see a fan-made video for "You're The One For Me," go to:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXELcD2gg-U

To see a fan-made video for "Losing My Heart Over You," go to:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=famFqVUqH6o

To see a fan-made video for "Bring Back the Lover," go to:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVtHdyVzzns


[updated on 04\14\2016]

1 comment:

SpiritualNurse said...

Love this !! I just heard Nu Shooz on the radio the other day and went "What!" Hadn't heard them in a while.

I'm enjoying your embedded play list here too. The one by Portrait "Here We Go Again" - that was good stuff :o)