Black Velvet
Alannah Myles
Myles Alannah 1990 Black Velvet 45

Black velvet and that little boy's smile
    Black velvet with that slow southern style
    A new religion that'll bring ya to your knees
    Black velvet if you please

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1990 for two weeks
  • No. 1 on the Mainstream Rock chart in 1989
  • peaked at No. 7 on the Adult Contemporary chart in 1990
  • peaked at No. 2 on the UK Singles chart in 1989
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • from the album Alannah Myles (1989)
  • 1990 Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance
  • written by David Tyson, Christopher Ward
  • produced by David Tyson
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