January 13, 1979 – 40 years ago today, Sylvester debuted at no.85 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart with his single ‘You Make Me Feel, Mighty Real’. This Syvester James and James ‘Tip’ Wirrick-penned single was the second of three Top 40’s for Sylvester on the Hot 100 Chart and his no.1 on the Billboard Disco Top 100 where he scored 18 entries.
On the Billboard Disco Top 100 Chart, the single was billed with ‘Dance (Dance Heat)’ was his first Hot 100 entry the previous August and peaked at no.19 on November25, 1978. Both songs appeard on his iconic Step II album. A timeless classic, with great dance music, and the most beautiful ballads.