Hot Chocolate

Formed 1969, Brixton, London, UK. Originally signed to the Beatles' Apple label.
Label: RAK
Musicians: Errol Brown (vcls); Tony Wilson (bs)
Producers: Mickie Most
Writers: Errol Brown/Tony Wilson
RAK 103 Love Is Life 8 Aug 1970 43-20-17-15-10-6-11-10-17-27-37-48 Pts: 193
Musicians: Errol Brown (vcls); Tony Wilson (bs); Patrick Olive (congas); Harvey Hinsley (gtr); Larry Ferguson (kbds); Tony Connor (drms)
RAK 118 I Believe (In Love) 21 Aug 1971 44-25-15-8-8-9-10-17-27-35-44 Pts: 175
RAK 149 Brother Louie 7 Apr 1973 33-21-18-9-7-8-9-18-31-41 Pts: 170
RAK 168 Emma 9 Mar 1974 36-10-6-3-6-6-14-18-43-49 Pts: 213
Writers: Errol Brown
RAK 212 A Child's Prayer 2 Aug 1975 50-43-28-20-8-7-8-9-22-34 Pts: 160
Musicians: Errol Brown (vcls); Patrick Olive (bs); Harvey Hinsley (gtr); Larry Ferguson (kbds); Tony Connor (drms)
Writers: Errol Brown/Tony Wilson
RAK 221 You Sexy Thing 1 Nov 1975 38-10-3-2-2-2-4-7-9 Pts: 341
    10 Jan 1976 24-36 Pts: 20
    10 Jan 1987 56-35-21-14-10-13-20-33-44-71-xx-87 Pts: 118
    15 Nov 1997 6-12-13-24-27-24-25 Pts: 76
    10 Jan 1998 78-100-128-157 Pts: 2
SRAK 516 Hot Chocolate LP 8 Nov 1975 33-36-34-41-46 Pts: 15
    sales: 60000  
Musicians: Errol Brown (vcls); Patrick Olive (bs); Harvey Hinsley (gtr); Larry Ferguson (kbds); Tony Connor (drms)
Producers: Mickie Most
SRAK 524 Hot Chocolate's Greatest Hits LP 6 Nov 1976 21-10-6-12-12-12-13-13-20 Pts: 54
    15 Jan 1977 15-22-37-50-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-54-60-51-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-55-47-34-36-38-44-31-31-39-55-38-57 Pts: 51
Writers: Russ Ballard
RAK 259 So You Win Again 11 Jun 1977 20-3-1-1-1-2-5-4-15-16-26 Pts: 460
Writers: Errol Brown
RAK 266 Put Your Love In Me 19 Nov 1977 49-23-12-17-10-11-14 Pts: 118
    14 Jan 1978 23 Pts: 12
EMTV 22 20 Hottest Hits LP 8 Dec 1979 11-7-3-3 Pts: 45
    12 Jan 1980 10-10-15-24-34-36-44-53-49-55-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-59-72-xx-66-67 Pts: 40
Producers: Mickie Most
Writers: Dave Most/Steven Glen/Michael Burns
RAK 310 No Doubt About It 26 Apr 1980 31-9-6-2-2-2-4-5-15-32-61 Pts: 343
Writers: Errol Brown
RAK 341 Girl Crazy 10 Apr 1982 73-35-26-18-9-7-11-13-19-40-55 Pts: 154
RAK 344 It Started With A Kiss 3 Jul 1982 36-12-8-7-5-5-5-12-17-35-48-65 Pts: 238
    sales: 250000  
    27 Feb 1993 48-36-31-33-55 Pts: 23
    7 Feb 1998 18-22-48-78-88-91-112-106-136-149-195 Pts: 24
RAK 357 What Kinda Boy You Lookin' For (Girl) 30 Apr 1983 64-35-13-10-12-20-28-38-61 Pts: 109
EMTV 42 The Very Best Of Hot Chocolate LP 14 Feb 1987 3-2-3-1-3-5-7-12-14-15-24-23-26-32-34-39-42-62-50-59-71-76-66-87-64-87-79-91 Pts: 158
    sales: 300000  
Label: EMI
CDP 7890682 Their Greatest Hits LP 13 Mar 1993 20-1-4-3-12-22-26-33-45-xx-65-69 Pts: 183
    sales: 300000  
    17 Sep 1994 75 Pts: 1
    15 Mar 1997 200-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-10-10-13-18-19-10-11-12-13-13 Pts: 180
    10 Jan 1998 19-23-27-25-30-15-25-25-20-24-17-30-35-39-42-50-55-66-82-82-130-185-xx-172 Pts: 140
    13 Mar 1999 152  

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