Ring My Bell


Ring My Bell

Infobox Single
Name = Ring My Bell


Caption = French 7-Inch single cover.
Artist = Anita Ward
from Album =
A-side = "Ring My Bell"
B-side = "Make Believe Lovers"
Released = 1979
Format = 12" Single
Recorded =
Genre = Pop, Disco
Length = 8:08
Label = TK Records
Writer = Frederick Knight
Producer = Frederick Knight
Certification =
Last single = -
This single = "Ring My Bell" (1979)
Next single = "Don't Drop My Love" (1979)
Misc =

"Ring My Bell" is a popular disco song by Anita Ward. Released in 1979, the song hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100, Ward's only major hit. It also reached number one on the UK Singles Chart.

"Ring My Bell" has been covered by many artists since its original release, including Ann Lee, DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince, Tori Amos, Blood Sisters, Dynamic Duo, D'Flow Production Squad, Collette, Saïan Supa Crew, INOJ, Pato Fu, The Countdown Singers, Joey Boy and Billie Piper. It has also been remixed many times over and is considered a disco-era classic.

In the media

Magna Kartah's version

*Played in the Portuguese series "Morangos com Açúcar and is about to be promoed in UK clubs 2008 with remixes by Jason Herd, James Hockley and EMP"Vocals by new girl group Blondie Gang

Anita Ward's version

*Played in the 1981 movie "Playgirl"
*Played in the 1998 movie "The Waterboy"
*Played in the 1999 movie "Mystery Men"
*Played in the 2001 movie "Corky Romano"
*Played in the 2007 movie "Are We Done Yet?. (music only, no vocals)"
*Used in a 2008 advertisement for Heinz baked beans
*It is used as a theme to Alison Bell's radio show on London's LBC 97.3.
*Sung, karaoke wise, in an episode of The Steve Harvey Show by Ja'net DuBois.

Blood Sisters' version

*Played in the 2004 video game "" on Reggae station .

D'Flow Production Squad's version

*Played in the 1996 movie "A Thin Line Between Hate and Love"

Julian Beeston's remix

*Played in the 2002 movie "Dahmer"

Joey Boy's version

*Recorded for the soundtrack to the 2006 Thai film, "The Possible"

Billie Piper's version

*First played in 2000

Rankings


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