Got to Be Real

~ Recording by Cheryl Lynn

Annotation

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Got to Be Real 3:42 Got to Be Real Cheryl Lynn Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 3-10808
1.9 Got to Be Real 3:45 Mega Hits Dance Classics, Volume 2 Various Artists Priority Records CDL 7972
1.14 Got to Be Real 3:46 The Disco Years, Volume 2: On the Beat (1978-1982) Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 70985
2.2 Got To Be Real 3:44 '70s Preservation Society Presents: Disco Fever Various Artists Razor & Tie A2 22496
2.5 Got to Be Real 3:45 The Entertainment Weekly DISCO Collection Various Artists Warner Special Products OPCD-2695
1.7 Got to Be Real 3:45 Old School Jams Various Artists SPG Music Ltd. SPG 7010
1.3 Got to Be Real 3:46 Sounds of the Seventies: More AM Nuggets Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music OPCD-2719, SOD-36
2.13 Got to Be Real 3:45 Eighties Soul Weekender 2 Various Artists Pump Records (funk/soul sublabel of Quality Records) DINCD 124
1.6 Got to Be Real 3:45 Dance Floor Divas: The '70s Various Artists Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) R2-72414
1.1 Got to Be Real 3:49 The Best of Cheryl Lynn: Got to Be Real Cheryl Lynn Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 64856
1.5 Got to Be Real 3:45 The Ultimate Collection of Rock & Roll, Volume 8: 70's Dance All Night Various Artists Metacom A 26896
1.7 Got to Be Real 3:45 Old School Jams: The History Lesson Various Artists SPG Music Ltd. SPG 7012
1.5 Got to Be Real 3:46 Solid Gold Soul 1978 Various Artists Time-Life Music R838-17
1.3 Got to Be Real 3:45 The Last Days of Disco Various Artists Work OK 69102
2.7 Got to Be Real 3:46 The All Time Greatest Movie Songs Various Artists Sony Music TV MOODCD61
2.20 Got to Be Real 3:43 The Disco Box Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75595
2.14 Got to Be Real 3:45 Film Four Essential Soundtracks Various Artists Telstar TV TTVCD3038
1.2 Got to Be Real 3:42 Instant Party Disc: Extra Strength Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75707
1.20 Got to Be Real 3:51 ESPN Presents: Jock Jams, Volume 5 Various Artists Tommy Boy (imprint, bearing the Tommy Boy logo) TBCD 1364
1.19 Got to Be Real 3:51 ESPN Presents: Jock Jams, Volume 5 Various Artists
4.11 Got to Be Real 3:44 Respect: A Century of Women in Music Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75815
1.8 Got to Be Real 3:44 Soul Train: The Dance Year 1979 Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) 314545933-2, R2 75938
1.20 Got to Be Real 3:42 R&B: From Doo-Wop to Hip-Hop Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) J2K 65801
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:45 100 Discohits Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 494054 2
1.2 Got to Be Real 3:44 Funkdamentals: Mind Blowin' Funk Hits Various Artists The Right Stuff (reissues; once EMI, now UMG) 72438-57073-2-2
1.11 Got to Be Real 3:43 Platinum R&B Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 91329
1.11 Got to be Real 3:44 Platinum R&B Party Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) JK 62221
1.4 Got to Be Real 3:39 Pottery Barn: Party of the Century Various Artists PB19
2.6 Got to Be Real 3:44 Film 2000 With Jonathan Ross Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Virgin TV 849746, VTDCD 328
1.14 Got to Be Real 3:46 New Millennium Disco Party: The Divas Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) 79776
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:43 Pottery Barn: Sounds of Soul Various Artists
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:48 Soul Hits of the 70's Various Artists
1.7 Got To Be Real 3:47 Step Back & Boogie Various Artists L&D Records LBSCD 024
3.7 Got to Be Real 3:45 70's Pop Hits Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) A3K 53393
1.10 Got to Be Real 3:44 100% Disco Various Artists Compass Productions (budget compilations), Universal Music Special Markets 314556322-2
1.15 Got to Be Real 3:45 Disco Fever 2 Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 556 471 2
1.15 Got to Be Real 3:44 Disco Fever, Volume 2 Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 585510-2
2.8 Got to Be Real 3:44 Solid Gold Funk - Old School Jams Various Artists Time-Life Records (Time-Life Music subsidiary)
2.12 Got to Be Real 3:49 The Ultimate Jukebox Hits of the 70s Various Artists Collectables (US reissue label) COL-CD-0125
1.3 Got to Be Real 3:43 Monster Disco Various Artists Razor & Tie 7930189052-2
2.5 Got to Be Real 3:46 Body + Soul: Ladies Got Soul Various Artists Time-Life Music R794-24
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:46 Disco Inferno Various Artists Warner Strategic Marketing Italy 092748214-2
1.3 Got to Be Real 3:44 Get Funky, Volume 2 Various Artists Warner Special Products
1.8 Got to Be Real 3:44 Monster Disco Various Artists Razor & Tie 6983681047-2
1.17 Got to Be Real 3:45 Pure Groove: The Classics Various Artists Telstar TV TTVCD3256
1.9 Got to Be Real 3:53 Soul Hits of the 70's Various Artists Sony Music Custom Marketing Group a3k61026
2.8 Got to Be Real 3:46 Feelin' Good Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 9809935
2.4 Got to Be Real 3:42 Boogie Nights: Classic Disco Anthems Various Artists Party People PPDCD201
1.4 Got to Be Real 3:42 Boogie Nights: Classic Disco Anthems (disc 2) Various Artists
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:50 Sex and the City: Music From and Inspired By Various Artists Sony Music TV STVCD172
1.4 Got To Be Real 3:49 That's So Raven Various Artists Walt Disney Records
1.4 Got to Be Real 3:43 Get Down Tonight: The Disco Explosion Various Artists Shout! Factory 30341
3.14 Got to Be Real 3:44 Twice As Nice: Urban Club Classics Various Artists Warner Dance WSMCD199
1.17 Got to Be Real 3:45 The Ultimate Disco Album Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 519178 2
2.3 Got to Be Real 3:45 Funk Soul Anthems Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876676192
2.6 Got to Be Real 3:49 Old School Soul Party Various Artists Shout! Factory 33717
2.14 Got to Be Real 3:50 Soul 70's Collection, Volume 4 Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) B0005344-02
1.7 Got to Be Real 3:46 Soul Party Sessions Various Artists Sessions (sublabel of Union Square Music) SESHDCD234
1.3 Got To Be Real 3:50 Girls Night Out Various Artists Green Hill
2.8 Got to Be Real 3:47 Disco Fever: Young Hearts Run Free Various Artists Time-Life Music TL FDC/01
2.4 Got to Be Real 3:45 Disco Funk Fever Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)
1.7 Got To Be Real 3:50 Party Starter: Disco Mix Various Artists Universal Music (plain logo: "Universal Music") b0007780-02 in02
3.16 Got to Be Real 3:45 100 Hits: Disco Various Artists 100 Hits DMG 100 006
2.4 Got to Be Real 3:50 Mastercuts Disco Various Artists Mastercuts MCUTCD21
2.20 Got to Be Real 3:48 Ultimate Disco Party Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 88697343792
1.19 Got to Be Real 3:45 Ferry Maat's Soul Show Top 100 Various Artists PTG Records PTG 34050
1.9 Got to Be Real 3:46 Old Skool Various Artists CTS5027
1.15 Got to Be Real 3:44 Absolute Disco Various Artists EVA Records (Denmark) UNI-EVACD-4092
2.4 Got To Be Real 3:44 Ultimate Disco: 60 Essential Disco Classics Various Artists Music Club (Demon Music Club, UK) MCCDULT008
2.13 Got to Be Real 3:47 Essential: Get the Party Started Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) LC12723
1.10 Got to Be Real 3:49 80s Groove Various Artists Ministry of Sound MOSCD230
1.10 Got to Be Real 3:46 David Foster Presents Love, Again David Foster Warner Music Japan WPCR-13934, WPCR-13935
2.20 Got to Be Real 3:43 Anthems: Disco Various Artists Ministry of Sound MOSCD237
1.10 Got to Be Real (single version) 3:43 Cheryl Lynn Cheryl Lynn Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
1.5 Got to Be Real 3:43 Funky Grooves Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5333018
1.6 Got to Be Real 3:46 Pure… Disco/Funk Various Artists Sony Music Media 88697753032
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:46 Pure… Divas Various Artists Sony Music Catalog (a division of Sony Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH, as well as its imprint) 88697753062
1.4 Got to Be Real 3:44 We Love the Nightlife: Shake Your Booty Various Artists Time-Life Music 26451-D
4.4 Got to Be Real 3:47 101 More Housework Songs Various Artists
3.12 Got to Be Real 3:42 Now That’s What I Call Disco Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified), Universal Music TV (UK) CDNNNOW2
2.6 Got to Be Real 3:46 Echt Kultig: Disco Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88883 76714 2
1.70 Got to Be Real 3:45 100 Hits: Funk Various Artists 100 Hits DMG100138
2.15 Got To Be Real 3:43 A Natural Woman Various Artists Sony Music TV 88875051792
2.6 Got to Be Real 3:44 Ultimate 70s Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88875085552
2.7 Got to Be Real 3:46 Ultimate Divas Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88875085812
2.3 Got to Be Real 3:43 Carwash Disco Classics Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88875161692
1.14 Got to Be Real 3:49 Funk the Disco Various Artists Ministry of Sound
1.4 Got to Be Real 3:45 100 Hits: Feeling Good Various Artists 100 Hits DMGN 100 179
3.5 Got To Be Real 3:46 100 Hits: Supersonic 70s Various Artists Demon Music Group DMGN 100 186
1.12 Got To Be Real 3:46 Absolute Disco 1 Various Artists
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:45 Real Funk Real Groove1 Various Artists
Promotion
1.1 Got to Be Real (short version) 3:42 Got to Be Real Cheryl Lynn Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 3-10808
1.12 Got to Be Real 3:48 Boogie Nights 70s Disco Classics Various Artists Sony Music Special Products LSP 986219 2
1.15 Got to Be Real 3:43 DJ Tools 16 Various Artists
Bootleg
1.9 Got to Be Real 3:43 A Night at Studio 54 Various Artists Ronco Records NBLP-2-7161
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1.11 Got to be Real 3:51 Greatest Hits of the One Hit Wonders, Volume 4 Various Artists

Relationships

edit of: Got to Be Real (LP / 12" version)
recording of: Got to Be Real

Got to Be Real

writer: David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer)
Cheryl Lynn
David Paich
later translated versions: Got to Be Real (Japanese version)