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Although Zager was first embarrassed when Love asked him to write a song using these chants, he accepted the proposal and later co-wrote "Let's All Chant" with Fields. The opening track and lead single from the group's eponymous LP, "Let's All Chant" was released as a single in Decemberwith the track "Love Express" as a B-side.
An unexpected smash hit, the single reached number one on the disco chart and crossed over to the Soul Singles chartwhere it peaked at number 15, and to the Billboard Hot Lets All Chant - Various - Studio 54 Vol. 1where it peaked at number It eventually sold five million copies 12: Aria: In Uomini, In Soldati - Mozart*, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Karl Böhm - Cosi Fan Tu, Lets All Chant - Various - Studio 54 Vol.
1 it one of the best-selling singles of all time. Recognizable by both its vocal hooks and its classical section, which is featured in the middle of the song, "Let's All Chant" was well received by critics, who have praised its musical arrangement Lets All Chant - Various - Studio 54 Vol. 1 its catchiness. Many reviewers regard the song as a classic of the disco era. It also became a turning point in Michael Zager's career. As well as being used in many TV advertisements and movies, it has become an influential dance song which has been extensively covered or remixed by numerous artists and has been interpolated or sampled in many other tracks.
One evening, he went to Greenwich Village to visit several clubs and noted that people were continuously singing "Ooh-ah, Ooh-ah"  to every tune which was played in order to increase their own participation and pleasure. Zager told Love: "You have to be kidding; that's embarrassing! In parallel, the group's name was changed to the Michael Zager Band and they signed with the label Private Stock Records.
He later remarked:. The reason I added the piccolo trumpet and classical section in the middle of "Let's All Chant" was mainly because I was embarrassed! I thought it was so stupid with that "Ooh-ah" sound in it that I wanted to add something to lift the track musically.
I have a classical background and went to a music conservatory, so I Pop Corn - Orquestra Imperial - Ao Vivo! really feeling embarrassed .
The single did even better in Europe, reaching the top 10 in several countries. By Julythe single sold over three million copies worldwide  and eventually went on to sell five million copies worldwide,   selling about 6 tocopies in the US  and aboutcopies in France.
Critically, AllMusic's Henderson provided a mixed description of the track. But 'Let's All Chant' really put me on the 'map' as a composer, producer and arranger.
It became a contributing factor Drive Me - Various - The Socker! success of the LP. In Buy Now! The track peaked at number six on both the Flemish and Walloon Ultratop Dance charts . From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Michael Zager Alvin Fields. I thought it would be a two-month record and that would be the end of it. All Media Network.
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