Carol Jiani’s album Hit 'N Run Lover" started with the single, which was then remixed by San Francisco-based Moby Dick Records for their Gold Standard imprint and would become Jiani's signature song. It peaked at number 4 on the US Billboard Club Play Singles chart in 1981. On the heels of the single’s success, Matra Records commissioned a complete album, also titled Hit 'N Run Lover with a re-issue that added bonus remixes of her hit songs. Check out our playlist on YouTube for more Carol Jiani and tons of other Unidisc music that will get you moving.
Album · 1994 · 12 Songs. Hit-N-Run Lover - Single. Carol Jiani Selected Hits. Superstar (Remastered). Vanity - The Best of Carol Jiani.
Carol Jiani (born Uchenna Carol Ikejiani) is a Nigerian singer based in England, best known for her early 1981s hit "Hit 'N Run Lover". Uchenna Carol Ikejiani was born in Nigeria to an Igbo family. In autumn 1978, she auditioned to appear on Joe La Greca's album Montreal. In early 1978, Jiani recorded two tracks for the project, "If You Believe in Me" and "Higher and Higher".
Album: 80s Comeback Hits: Remixed & Reloaded, 2017. Has been played on. France 77.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|A||Hit 'N' Run Lover
Written-By – Sandy Wilbur
|B||All The People Of The World
Written-By – Denis Lepage
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Matra Records
- Marketed By – DJM Records
- Distributed By – CBS
- Published By – Copyright Control
- Mastered At – CBS Studios, London
- Pressed By – CBS Pressing Plant, Aston Clinton
- Arranged By – Denis Lepage
- Mastered By – timtom*
- Producer – Joe La Greca
Notes℗ 1981 Matra Records, Canada
Made in England
Released in Champagne Records company sleeve.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side One label): FIZY 506 A
- Matrix / Runout (Side Two label): FIZY 506 B
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Etchings Side A): FIZY-506-A1 timtom - cbs ⋀
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Etchings Side B): FIZY-506-B1 ⋀
|W-12044||Carol Jiani||Hit 'N Run Lover / All The People Of The World (12")||Matra||W-12044||Canada||1981|
|W-12044||Carol Jiani||Hit 'N Run Lover / All The People Of The World (12", RP, Sil)||Matra||W-12044||Canada||1981|
|20112370||Carol Jiani||Hit 'N' Run Lover (12", Maxi)||Zafiro||20112370||Spain||1988|
|721 656||Carol Jiani||Hit 'N Run Lover (7", Single)||Flarenasch||721 656||France||1981|
|DBR 10361||Carol Jiani||Hit'n Run Lover / High Cost Of Loving (7")||Derby||DBR 10361||Italy||1981|