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Butta Verses and Yummy Bingham The song was originally written and intended for the Supremes; however Motown decided it would be better for the Jackson 5. Released as a single in , it was one of the group's most successful records. It has been covered numerous times, most notably in by Gloria Gaynor and in by British pop group The Communards. The recording features year-old Michael Jackson singing a serious song about a love, with accompaniment from his brothers.
Notable televised performances of the song by the Jackson 5 and their newer incarnation, The Jacksons include:.
This version appears in the movie Crooklyn and on the second volume of its soundtrack album. A second major version, re-imagined as a disco record by Gloria Gaynor in , was a number-nine hit on the U. Pop Singles chart and went to number 34 on the Soul Singles chart.
Indeed, her version peaked at number two in the United Kingdom during January , and number three in Canada, surpassing the Jackson Five's original recording in those nations. Also working on this production were Jay Ellis and Harold Wheeler.
Never Can Say Goodbye was also the title of Gaynor's debut album on which the single appeared. Gaynor has re-recorded the song on more than one occasion, in increasingly fast tempos, and subsequent remixes have hit the dance charts. Gaynor's version of the song was heard on the TV series Charmed "That '70s Episode" , and is featured on the video game series Just Dance The group had reached number one on those charts covering another s classic, " Don't Leave Me This Way ", in The cover was also a top 10 hit in several European countries and New Zealand.
The Communards version was also featured in the episode " Father's Day ", which was set in , in the first series of the revived Doctor Who. It also could be heard in the final episode of Whites , featuring a dance number  by Stephen Wight and as the signature tune to the British comedy series Vicious.
A music video was produced for this version of the song, directed by Andy Morahan. Isaac Hayes first recorded the song for his album Black Moses. Hayes re-recorded the tune for the soundtrack of the film Soul Men , in which he appears alongside Samuel L.
"Never Can Say Goodbye" is a song written by Clifton Davis and originally recorded by The Jackson 5. The song was originally written and intended for the . Never Can Say Goodbye is the debut album by Gloria Gaynor, released on MGM Records in January It is most notable for including several early Disco.
Jackson and Bernie Mac. The film's producers dedicated the version to both Mac and Hayes, who both died before the project was released.
Guitarist Zachary Breaux covered it on his album, Uptown Groove , which was his final studio album released before his death, one month later after the album's release. Vanessa Williams covered the song for her studio album Everlasting Love.
Her version features George Benson. In , pianist David Benoit recorded a version for his covers album Heroes   and saxophonist Gerald Albright covered the song on the album Sax for Stax. In , Singapore singer Olivia Ong recorded a cover on her album Olivia. Dianna Agron covered the song in during the eleventh episode of the third season of the American musical television series Glee , entitled " Michael ".
The performance received mostly positive reviews. In , Wu-Tang Clan rapper Raekwon released his cover version of the song in which he raps over the instrumental. While appearing on The Hollywood Squares Clifton Davis sang a bit of the song a capella and then was asked who wrote the song.
His answer was "I did" to which the contestant agreed and was correct. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the song. The Music of Michael Jackson. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
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