Steps

Formed 1997, UK. The band were formed from auditions following an advertisement placed in "The Stage" magazine by Pete Waterman and Steve Jenkins. Claire Richards was a former member of TSD.
Label: Jive
Musicians: Claire Richards (vcls); H [=Ian Watkins] (vcls); Lisa Scott-Lee (vcls); Lee Latchford-Evans (vcls); Faye Tozer (vcls)
JIVECD 438 5, 6, 7, 8 15 Nov 1997 18-22-23-17-20-20-20 Pts: 63
    sales: 200000  
    10 Jan 1998 16-15-17-17-22-30-42-61-66-76-92-112-127-116-128-157-181-183-176-181-162-181-172-178-189-193-199-179-189-188-174-185-208-172-165-166 Pts: 66
Producers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Pete Waterman
Writers: Matt Stock/Pete Waterman/Sarah Dallin/Keren Woodward
051849 2 Last Thing On My Mind 25 Apr 1998 6-7-9-7-6-9-13-17-25-34-47-49-60-68-80-87-105-111-118-140-199 Pts: 159
    Original: Bananarama (Nov 1992); sales: 200000  
Writers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Lance Ellington
051909 2 One For Sorrow 29 Aug 1998 2-6-6-7-10-18-25-32-38-46-60-77-103-117-143-143-117-94-111 Pts: 151
    16 Jan 1999 160-207-200  
Producers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Pete Waterman/Andrew Frampton/Sanders/Work In Progress
051911 2 Step One LP 19 Sep 1998 2-6-9-11-16-22-17-15-20-8-7-7-7-6-7-3 Pts: 376
    sales: 1500000  
    16 Jan 1999 5-5-4-4-6-6-7-8-14-9-6-6-7-9-12-12-12-15-16-18-10-16-18-16-14-15-16-14-16-15-16-20-20-24-25-31-43-51-53-45-42-61-50-55-64-83-99-107-117-127-134 Pts: 730
Producers: Andrew Frampton/Pete Waterman
Writers: James
051914 2 Heartbeat/Tragedy 14 Nov 1998 2-5-5-8-8-6-4-1 Pts: 215
    Original: Tragedy - Bee Gees (Feb 1979); sales: 1150285  
    16 Jan 1999 3-3-3-6-10-10-15-16-20-23-24-30-30-32-42-41-48-57-59-65-69-89-94-101-127-160-168-159-177-166 Pts: 224
Producers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Pete Waterman
Writers: Andrew Frampton/Pete Waterman
051924 2 Better Best Forgotten 13 Mar 1999 2-6-11-17-18-20-32-35-44-45-47-47-62-70-75-78-57-49-99-169-189-177 Pts: 142
    sales: 400000  
Producers: Andrew Frampton/Pete Waterman
051937 2 Love's Got A Hold On My Heart 17 Jul 1999 2-3-5-13-15-22-34-43-53-57-64-77-77-73-86-106-103-102 Pts: 143
    sales: 200000  
Producers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Pete Waterman
Writers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Lance Ellington
051946 2 After The Love Has Gone 16 Oct 1999 5-12-16-27-35-42-53-51-62-80-70-60 Pts: 75
    sales: 200000  
    15 Jan 2000 85-92-129-156-138-119 Pts: 2
Label: Ebul
Producers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Pete Waterman/Andrew Frampton/Sanders/WIP
051944 2 Steptacular LP 30 Oct 1999 1-1-1-2-1-2-5-7-8-5 Pts: 404
    sales: 1200000  
    15 Jan 2000 12-15-19-24-41-36-28-36-26-17-19-20-18-20-17-22-24-24-25-32-35-37-35-27-27-22-23-22-26-32-35-36-38-38-44-44-49-65-62-68-67-71-73-71-76-96-105-112-128-120-188 Pts: 318
    13 Jan 2001 154-162-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-178-196-xx-189-34-37-52-73-162-173-153-149-74-57-105-150-xx-72-108-177-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-81-90 Pts: 15
Producers: various
Writers: Andrew Frampton/Pete Waterman
92011008 Say You'll Be Mine/Better The Devil You Know 18 Dec 1999 7-8-4 Pts: 61
    Original: //Kylie Minogue (May 1990); sales: 400000  
    15 Jan 2000 14-19-32-38-38-44-50-60-56-63-73-68-59-125-164 Pts: 56
Label: Jive
Producers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Pete Waterman
Writers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg
920102 2 Deeper Shade Of Blue 8 Apr 2000 4-10-12-18-23-32-38-48-60-80-92-122-141-110-126 Pts: 89
Label: Ebul
Writers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Pete Waterman
920116 2 When I Said Goodbye/Summer Of Love 8 Jul 2000 5-6-13-20-24-29-41-50-54-59-72-76-92-110-89-99-148-185 Pts: 96
Label: Jive
Writers: Mark Topham/Karl Twigg/Campbell
9201212 Stomp 21 Oct 2000 1-5-10-16-24-30-39-47-58-62-75 Pts: 127
    13 Jan 2001 163-141-135-169-188  
Label: Ebul
Producers: various
9201172 Buzz LP 4 Nov 2000 4-6-4-7-11-13-18-20-16 Pts: 199
    sales: 600000  
    13 Jan 2001 16-15-21-25-25-31-29-48-55-66-77-84-96-106-130-163-145-151-85-66-72-56-66-59-72-80-94-106-126-140-134-163 Pts: 52
Label: Jive
Producers: Kreuger/Elofsson
Writers: Jorgen Elofssen
9201232 It's The Way You Make Me Feel/Too Busy Thinkin' 'Bout My Baby 13 Jan 2001 4-5-13-19-24-33-43-56-64 Pts: 69
    Original: Too Busy Thinkin' 'Bout My Baby - Marvin Gaye; sales: 174630; from the album Buzz  
Producers: Romdhane/Larossi
Writers: Andreas Carlsson/Ali Thomson
9201322 Here And Now/You'll Be Sorry 9 Jun 2001 4-13-17-26-34-43-54-60-49-63 Pts: 52
    sales: 112400  
Producers:
Writers: Barry Gibb/Robin Gibb/Maurice Gibb
9201422 Chain Reaction/One For Sorrow 29 Sep 2001 2-4-6-10-14-26-29-29-41-54-62-69 Pts: 117
    Original: Chain Reaction - Diana Ross (Feb 1986)/One For Sorrow - Steps (Sep 1998); sales: 253550  
Label: Ebul/Jive
9201412 Gold - The Greatest Hits LP 20 Oct 2001 1-1-2-1-4-4-6-4-6-13-8 Pts: 245
    sales: 1200000  
    12 Jan 2002 19-26-36-40-57-66-57-67-75 Pts: 22
Label: Jive
Writers:
9201452 Words Are Not Enough/I Know Him So Well 8 Dec 2001 5-14-15-13-16 Pts: 51
    Original: I Know Him So Well - Elaine Paige & Barbara Dickson (Jan 1985)  
    12 Jan 2002 31-42-59-59-50-57 Pts: 12

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