Monday, December 30, 2013

Awesome Old Song of the Week: "I Love Your Smile" by Shanice

This song came out in 1991, and made it as high as #2 on the Billboard pop charts.  "I Love Your Smile" was the only big hit of Shanice's career.  It featured Branford Marsalis on saxophone, who I always remember as the guy who was the head of Jay Leno's Tonight Show band around the time I was in high school.

My favorite thing about this video is how perfectly 1991 it is; that outfit she's dancing in during the chorus at the 1:00 minute mark is straight from the wardrobe of either AC Slater or the Fresh Prince of Bel Air.  Shanice also has a bit of an En Vogue thing going on in that all black ensemble (I highly recommend clicking the link, it's a post that hits on a lot of the key components of

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