Shut up (and sleep with me) Sin With Sebastian
Song Title: Shut up (and sleep with me)
Artist: Sin With Sebastian
Date of release: 1 May 1995
Description: ” Shut up (and sleep with me) ” is by Sin With Sebastian ( Sebastian Roth ), the German eurodance performer. The song was written by Sebastian with production by Sebastian and Inga Humpe, the German singer and composer.
The track is about asking for someone to sleep with him and includes a rousing chorus of almost operatic proportions by the blonde singer Donna Lynn Bowers, she asks the question while stroking a male model’s torso in the video ” You are young, you’re free, why don’t you sleep with me? ”
After spending time as an artist Sebastian was signed to the sing sing record label in 1994, from there he worked on his debut single ” Shut up (and sleep with me) “.
The song was released on the Sing Sing record label in 1995 as the lead single from Sebastian’s first Album ” Golden Boy “.
Sebastian enjoyed chart success with the song which became a European hit. The song entered the charts and reached a peak position of number one in many countries including Austria, Finland and Spain.
In Austria Sin With Sebastian entered the chart on the 30th of April 1995 and climbed to reach the top slot where he stayed for 7 weeks, the song spent a total of 20 weeks on the chart.
In Finland the song entered the chart at number 33 and from there went on to reach the number one slot for 1 week, it stayed on the Finnish chart for a total of 9 weeks.
Along with three number one’s of his debut single, Sebastian also reached the top ten in Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Switzerland.
Not only was ” Shut up (and sleep with me) ” a success in Europe but over in the United States the song entered the US Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Chart and climbed to reach a peak of number 26 with a total of 8 weeks on the chart, the song didn’t make it over into the Billboard Hot 100 Chart.
In the United Kingdom the song failed to break into the top 40 and hovered just outside at number 44 and spent a total of 2 weeks on the chart.
BillBoard Highest Chart Position: N/A
UK Highest Chart Position: 44
Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Austria (Austria Top 40) 1, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 2, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia) 6, Canada Dance (RPM) 2, Denmark (IFPI) 5, Finland (Suomen virallinen lista) 1, Germany (Official German Charts) 4, Italy (FIMI) 13, Netherlands (Dutch Top 40) 4, Spain (AFYVE) 1, Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 3, Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 6, US Billboard Hot Dance Club Play 26
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