Bette Davis Eyes Import
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Kim Carnes is Grammy Award winner for 2 times! One in 1981 for "Bette Davis Eyes" (from "Mistaken Identity") and the other in 1983 for "I'll Be Here Where The Heart Is" (from "Café Racers") from the motion picture Flashdance.
She has had 25 hits on Billboard's charts, between 1976-1992.
This is a compilation from her EMI albums "Romance Dance" (1980), "Mistaken Identity" (1981), "Voyeur" (1982), "Café Racers" (1983), "Barking At Airplanes" (1985) and "Lighthouse" (1986). Also includes 1 track from "That's Dancin'!" soundtrack: "Invitation To Dance".
Lyric sheet / booklet is no enclosed.
12 tracks charted on Billboard Magazine:
1.More Love (W. Robinson) - Pop Singles #10 (05/31/1980),
Adult Contemporary #6 (05/31/1980);
2.Cry Like A Baby (D. Penn/S. Oldham) - Pop Singles #44 (10/04/1980);
3.Bette Davis Eyes (Donna Weiss/Jackie De Shannon) - Pop Singles #1 (03/28/1981), UK #10, Adult Contemporary #15 (04/18/1981)
Mainstream Rock #5 (05/02/1981);
4.Mistaken Identity (Kim Carnes) - Pop Singles #60 (10/24/1981);
5.Does It Make You Remember (Kim Carnes/Dave Ellingson) - Pop Singles #36 (11/06/1982);
6.Invisible Hands (M. Page/B.Fairweather) - Pop Singles #40 (08/21/1983), The Billboard Hot 100 #40 (08/21/1983), The Billboard Hot 100 #97 (1984);
7.You Make My Heart Beat Faster (And That's All That Matters) (K. Carnes/D.Ellingson/M. Page/ B.Fairweather) - Hot Dance Music/Club Play #15 (01/21/1984) - The Billboard Hot 100 #54
8.I Pretend (M. Page/B.Read more ›
1. Bette Davis Eyes - her most recognizable hit, topping the charts in 1981.
2. Divided Hearts - a great pop single!
3. Invisible Hands - another 80's hit
4. Mistaken Identity
5. Abadabadango - one of her great memorable 80's hit!
6. More Love - cool twist of a smokey robinson original
7. Bon Voyage
8. You Make My Heart Beat Faster - great single!
9. Cry Like a Baby
10. Does It Make You Remember
12. Young Love
13. Invitation to Dance - kim does a "dance" track! rare and very valuable to this collection.
14. Crazy in the Night (Barking at Airplanes) - a great track to close this collection.
kim carnes was on the charts as mtv started its ascent to television and the households in 1981...her songs do bring a lot of teenage memories...
buy it: this is the only definitive single disc collection of kim carnes available at the moment. definitely worth your money!
avoid it: if you have already collected all or most of kim carnes' albums!
Most Recent Customer Reviews
When the single hit, "Betty Davis Eyes" came out, I fell in love with it. I got the CD to add to my grand collection of music that I love between 1940 and 1990.Published on January 10, 2011 by Mary Larson
This was another mistake. I had the original record with "Betty Davis Eyes" This isn't that CD. my mistake.Published on June 8, 2010 by Terri Rullo
this was one of the Coldest Jams back in the 80's.Kim Carnes with Her Rough Vocals bringing it on this Synth Jam works really well. Read morePublished on August 14, 2002 by MAXIMILLIAN MUHAMMAD