FaithThese final two tracks were available on CD only.The third single from the album (technically -- Hard Day was released only as a promo single), it spent 15 weeks in the Top 40 including 4 weeks at #1. The top single of 1987, combined with Faith (the album) being the top album of 1987, meant Michael had duplicated a feat (top album and single) which had only previously been achieved by Simon & Garfunkel in 1970. The Faith video featured icons such as the leather jacket, jukebox, and acoustic guitar which would later be "destroyed" in Michael's Freedom 90 video. The organ at the beginning is playing Wham's Freedom.)Father FigureFourth single. Two weeks at #1, 14 weeks in the Top 40. The video features either a brokenhearted taxi driver or a stalker, depending on how you chose to view the imagery.) It was originally going to be a dance number until Michael played it back minus some of the rhythm tracks and liked the effect enough to make the song a ballad. The b-side for the single was a live recording of Stevie Wonder's Love's In Need Of Love Today.I Want Your Sex (Parts 1 & 2) [video as inexplicable blank audio at the end]The success of I Want Your Sex as a single has already been outlined. The single track is continue here with Part II, which features expanded melodic and lyrical ideas as well as a horn section. These are presented as a single track on the original release.One More TrySingle number five. Video. Tied for second-longest #1 single of 1988 (with Poison's Every Rose Has Its Thorn), with Steve Winwood's Roll With It beating both at 4 weeks. It spent 14 weeks in the Top 40. Triple topper, also reaching #1 on the R&B and Adult Contemporary charts. B-side was a live gospel version of the song.Hard DaySecond single, released the same day as the album. No video filmed. Charted briefly on the Dance Club and R&B/Hip-Hop charts. Most notable for having I Want Your Sex (The Monogamy Mix) as a b-side: Rhythm 1: Lust, Rhythm 2: Brass In Love, Rhythm 3: A Last Request. This unique mix is the only version where all three part of I Want Your Sex can be found as unified song. The other b-side is the full-length Shep Pettibone Mix.Hand To MouthMichael intended to release this as a single, but was discouraged from doing so.Look At Your Hands
MonkeySixth single. This spent two weeks at #1 on the US Hot 100. Also reached #1 on the Dance Club chart. The only single to have extensive alternate versions released for the single. These included the Extended [by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis], A'Cappella [sic], Extra Beats, and 7" Edit mixes. The video featured yet another mix, largely derived from the 7" Edit mix.Kissing A FoolThis was the seventh (!) and final single from this album, and it peaked at #5 on the Hot 100, but did hit #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart. Singles included an instrumental version. Video.
Hard Day (Shep Pettibone Remix) [an edit of the full-length extended mix]Full album for those who like to listen that way.
A Last Request (I Want Your Sex Part 3)
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