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Gwen Guthrie - Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent album

Gwen Guthrie - Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent album
Performer: Gwen Guthrie
Genre: Funk
Title: Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
FLAC album size: 1780
Style: Boogie, Disco
Country: US
Released: 1986

Ain't Nothin' Goin' on But The Rent" is a controversial hit song recorded by late R&B recording artist Gwen Guthrie, released as a single in 1986.

Cause nothin' from nothin' leaves nothin' You got to have somethin' if you wanna be with me Oh, life is too serious, love's too mysterious A fly girl like me needs security. Cause ain't nothin' goin' on but the rent You got to have a J-O-B if you wanna be with me Ain't nothin' goin' on but the rent You got to have a J-O-B if you wanna be with me. No romance without finance I said no romance without finance. Boy, your silky ways are sweet But we're only wastin' time if your pockets are empty I've got lots of love.

AIN'T NOTHIN' GOIN' ON BUT THE RENT lyrics: Bill collectors at my door What can you do for me Hey No romance without finance No romance without finance Boy, nothin’ in life is free That’s why I’m askin’ you wh. AIN'T NOTHIN' GOIN' ON BUT THE RENT Song Lyrics. Bill collectors at my door. What can you do for me.

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Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent (12" Club Mix) by Gwen Guthrie is in the key of C Sharp. It should be played at a tempo of 107 BPM. This track was released in 2010. Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent.

Ain't Nothin' Goin' on but the Rent. Sample appears at 1:39. Producer: Gwen Guthrie. Contributed by praagse lente (459.

On this day in music history: September 6, 1986 - Ain’t Nothin’ Goin’ On But The Rent by Gwen Guthrie hits on the Billboard R&B singles chart for 1 week, also topping the Club Play chart for 2 weeks on August 23, 1986. Written by Gwen Guthrie, it is the biggest hit for the R&B singer and songwriter from Newark, NJ. Born in small town in rural Oklahoma, Gwen Guthrie’s family will relocate to Newark, NJ while she is a child. Signed to Polydor Records in early 1986, Gwen Guthrie begins work on her first album for the label with David Pic Conley of the R&B group Surface. The inspiration for her biggest hit comes from Guthrie’s grandfather, who would often reply with the phrase ain’t nothin’ goin’ on but the rent when someone would ask him what was going on with him.

Gwen Guthrie singles chronology. Just for You" (1985). Ain't Nothin' Goin' On but the Rent" (1986). Seventh Heaven" (1986). Ain't Nothin' Goin' On but the Rent" is a song by American singer Gwen Guthrie. The line "Ain't nothing goin' on now, but the rent-uh" appears in the 1972 James Brown hit "Get on the Good Foot - Pt. 1". The line "You got to have a J-O-B if you want to be-with-me" is set to a melody line that recurs throughout "Doctor Love", a 1977 disco hit by First Choice. It appeared on Brown's 1999 album Chyna Doll. The song was also used in the 8th episode of RuPaul's Drag Race, when contestants Alyssa Edwards and Ivy Winters had to lip sync to it to avoid elimination. In the comedy series Martin this was the name of one episode where Martin refused to pay a 5% rent increase to his landlord.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
Engineer – Matthew "Krash" Kasha*Mixed By, Edited By – Larry LevanWritten-By – Gwen Guthrie
3:26
B Passion Eyes
Mixed By – Harvey GoldbergWritten-By – C. Rogers*
4:35

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Polygram
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Dum Di Dum Music
  • Published By – Cee Rogers
  • Lacquer Cut At – PRS Hannover
  • Pressed By – PRS Hannover

Credits

  • Executive-Producer – Jerome Gasper
  • Mastered By – José Rodriguez
  • Producer – Gwen Guthrie
  • Producer [Associate Producer] – David "Pick" Conley*

Notes

Publishers
A: Dum Di Dum Music
B: Cee Rogers

℗ 1986 Polygram Records, Inc. (on labels:, USA)
© 1986 Polygram Records, Inc. (on labels:, USA)

Manufactured by Polygram in Hannover, West Germany
Printed in West Germany / Imprimé en Allemagne
Made in West Germany

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 42288 52107 5
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 0309
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side A, variant 1): 885 210 - 7 S 1 3 20 [r]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side A, variant 2): 885 ̷3̷ 210 - 7 S 1 3 20 1 I
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side A, variant 3): 885 ̷3̷ 210 - 7 S 1 3 20 1 K
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side B, variant 1): 885 210 - 7 S 2 3 20 [r]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side B, variant 2): 885 210 - 7 S 2 3 20 1 M
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side B, variant 3): 885 210 - 7 S 2 3 20 1 P
  • Other (Boxed): Y

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
885-106-1 Gwen Guthrie Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent ‎(12", Single) Polydor 885-106-1 US 1986
885 210-1 Gwen Guthrie Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent ‎(12", Maxi) Polydor 885 210-1 France 1986
885 106-1 Gwen Guthrie Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent ‎(12", Single) Polydor 885 106-1 New Zealand 1986
885 106-1 Gwen Guthrie Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent ‎(12", Promo) Polydor 885 106-1 US 1986
885 106-7 Gwen Guthrie Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent ‎(7", Single) Polydor 885 106-7 New Zealand 1986

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