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Only those tracks which are Mike Francis compositions or arrangements or which feature Mike Francis are listed here. Releases marked * are believed still to be available.


You too could make a valuable contribution to this discography. If you have an album, single or CD cover which does not appear here, I would be very grateful to receive a high-quality scan for inclusion on these pages. Also, if you know of any performances of Mike Francis songs which are not listed here, please get in touch. Corrections also welcomed.

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Amii Stewart


I Gotta Have You Back
1984: 12" Single: Italy: RCA Italiana   PC 6790

I Gotta Have You Back   (5'25")
(Charlie Cannon - Mike Francis, arr. Mike Francis)
Produced by Paul Micioni


Together
Single Cover Image 1984: 7" Single: Italy: RCA   PB 40205
1984: 7" Single: Benelux: RCA   PB 40205

Together   (4'26")
(Mike Francis, Amii Stewart, Mike Francis)
Produced by Paul Micioni
Arranged by Mike Francis

Do It All Again   (4'51")
(Mike Francis, Charlie Cannon, Mike Francis)
Produced by Paul Micioni
Arranged by Mike Francis



Together
Single Cover Image 1985: 12" Single: UK: RCA   PT 40205
Dist. RCA UK

Together (Remix)   (6'39")   (with Mike Francis)
(M. Francis - A. Stewart - M. Francis)

Produced by Paul Micioni
Arranged by Mike Francis
Additional Mixing & Editing by Marco Trani

Together (Extended Version)   (9'35")   (with Mike Francis)
(M. Francis - A. Stewart - M. Francis)

Produced by Paul Micioni
Arranged by Mike Francis
Additional Mixing & Editing by Marco Trani



That Loving Feeling
1984: 12" Single: UK: RCA   PT40018

That Loving Feeling (Full Length Version   (5'48") (Tony Joe White)
Fever Line   (4'01") (A. Stewart, S. Vitale)

Produced by Paul Micioni, Arranged by Mike Francis


Try Love
Album Cover Image 1985: LP: Benelux: Dureco   88101
1985: LP: Italy: RCA   PL 70557

Try Love
Friends
I gotta have you back


Love Ain't No Toy
Maxi Cover Image 1986: 12" Single: UK: RCA   PT41106


Friends (Remix)
Remixed by Maurizio Montanesi


Friends
1991: 12" Single: Benelux: Dureco   MS144

Friends (Remix 8'05")
Friends (Instrumental)


Friends
1991: 12" Single: France: RCA France   PT40250

Friends (7'15")
Friends (Instrumental)


Friends
1991: 12" Single: UK: Flying Records UK   FLYUK4T

Friends (Extended Remix '91)   (4'47")
Friends (Stringapella)   (2'00")
Friends (Live in Pompeii)   (6'00")[Apparently not a live track at all]
Friends (Instrumental)   (4'43")


Friends - Remix
1991: 12" Single: UK: Flying Records UK   FLY096

Friends-Remix (Club Version) (6'38")
Friends-Remix (Instrumental Dub Version) (6'19")

Additional Production and Remix by Funk Master Sweat, Keyb Tortora and Soul Fingers


The Dance Remix Collection - Program 4
CD Cover Image 19??: CD Single: Austria: Streetheat Music SPV 055-66733 / STH 583/CD
(Mike Francis has not been credited/mentioned on this CD single)

Friends (original version) - (7'15")
(A. Stewart - Warner Bros.)
Friends (flying's remix) - 4'47"
(A. Stewart - Warner Bros.)
plus other tracks by another artist
not connected with Mike Francis


Dusty Road
Album Cover Image 1992: CD: Netherlands: Trace Records   0401112

Dusty Road (4'33")
Run In The Night (4'02")
Dusty Road (Reprise) (1'04")


Dance Music Classics
19??: 12" Single: ?: DMC Remix Service  

Friends   (6'13")

Remixed By Mike Gray for DMC Productions


Time for Fantasy
Album Cover Image 1988: LP: Germany: RCA   PL 71674D
1988: CD: ?: Success   16194CD

Dusty Road   (4'33")
Run in the Night   (4'02")
Dusty Road (Reprise)   (1'04")




All of Me
Album Cover Image *1995: CD: Italy: RCA   74321-27130-2

That Loving Feeling (Tony Joe White, arr. Mike Francis)
Fever Line (Amii Stewart - Salvatore Vitale, arr. Mike Francis)
Try Love (Charlie Cannon - Mike Francis)
Friends (Mike Francis)
Together (Mike Francis - Amii Stewart - Mike Francis)
Dusty Road (D. Meakin - Mike Francis)


It's Fantasy
Album Cover Image *19??: CD: Switzerland: Soundwings   110 1121 2
Dist: Selected Sound Carrier AG, Kriens, Switzerland

Dusty Road (D. Meakin - M. Francis)
Run in the night (C. Cannon - A. Stewart - M. Francis)
Dusty Road (reprise) (D. Meakin - M. Francis)



Best Of
Album Cover Image *1998: CD: Italy: Orizzonte (RCA)   74321-58428-2
Dist: BMG

That Loving Feeling (T.J. White - Arr. M. Francis)
Friends (Mike Francis)
Fever Line (Amii Stewart - Salvatore Vitale, arr. Mike Francis)
Try Love (Charlie Cannon - Mike Francis)
Dusty Road (D. Meakin - M. Francis)



Unstoppable
Album Cover Image *1999: CD: France:  
Dist:

Friends (Mike Francis)



Leandro Barsotti


Voglio che mi ami
Label Image 1994: Promo CD Single : Italy: RCA   74321-25666-2
Dist: BMG

Voglio che mi ami - Remix Radio Edit (4'05")
(L. Barsotti)
Arranged by Mike Francis - Remix by Mike Francis

Voglio che mi ami - Remix (5'30")
(L. Barsotti)
Arranged by Mike Francis - Remix by Mike Francis

plus a third track not credited to Mike Francis


Blank & Jones


Relax - Edition Three
Label Image 1991: Double CD : Germany: SoundColours   SC 0103

the following tracks feature Mike Francis:-
CD1:
Nothing Can Come Between Us (3'50")
City Lights (4'12")
Perfect Love (4'03")
Summer Breeze (4'19")
That Loving Feeling (5'45")
Friends (4'53")
Down (4'10")

CD2:
Time (Beach House Mix) (7'02")
Still The Same (Club House Rome Mix) (6'34")
City Lights (Late Night Dub Mix) (6'41")
Deliver Me (Funk Dub) (6'24")
Nothing Can Come Between Us (Deep Mix) (4'36")
Josephine (Balearic House Mix) (6'27")
plus works not credited to Mike Francis


Bros2   (Not to be confused with the English boy-band "Bros")


Livin' It Up
Label Image 1991: 12" Single : UK: Flying Records (UK)   FLY 105


A1: Livin' It Up (Extended Remix) (6'65")
(Bill LaBounty/Barry Mann/Cyntis Weil)
(featuring Mike Francis)
A2: Livin' It Up (Radio Mix) (3'55")
(Bill LaBounty/Barry Mann/Cyntis Weil)
(featuring Mike Francis)

B-side contains instrumental works not credited to Mike Francis.


Produced and Arranged by Bros2 (Paul & Peter Micioni) and L. Pellegrino for Big Doings Productions
Additional groove arrangement by Paolo Pompei,
Sax by Maurizio Giamarco,Background Vocals by Charlie Cannon & Orlando Johnson
Mixed by C.Zuccaroli & P.Micioni




Dr. Felix   Additional vocals Mike Francis


Baby Takes 2
Label Image 1992: 12" Single : Italy: EMI   14 8800576 B

A1: Baby Takes 2 (remix version by Corrado Rizza and Gino "Woody" Bianchi) (6'13")
(M. Francis/F. Imevbore/D. Romani/M. Francis)


B1: Baby Takes 2 (Radio Version) (3'50")
(M. Francis/F. Imevbore/D. Romani/M. Francis)
B2: Baby Takes 2 (Trumpet Version) (5'52")
(M. Francis/F. Imevbore/D. Romani/M. Francis)


Produced and Arranged by Mike Francis and Davide Romani


Rossana Casale


Frammenti
Album Cover Image *1989: CD: Italy: Philips   838 177-2
Dist. PolyGram

Let Me In   (M. Francis - C. Cannon)
(Duet with Mike Francis)



Ana Flora   feat. B-Fonic


Cores
Album Cover Image 1983: CD Single: Italy: Time Records   TIME-391-CDM
Dist.


Cores (Bomb da Bass Radio Edit) 3'29"
Cores (Bomb da Bass Club - remix Alex Natale & Fluid-Deluxe) 6'34"
Cores (Fluid Pop Radio Edit - remix Alex Natale & Fluid-Deluxe) 5'55"
Cores (Original Mix) 3'37"

Written by Francesco Puccioni, Mario Puccioni, Ana Maria Florentino Dos Santos
Published: Sister Srl - Energy Srl - Luna Piena Edizioni
Produced: Francesco Tanasi Management
Special Thanks: Claudio Noto, Antonio Cifariello, Alvaro Ugolioni e Mystic Diversion
Recorded at 4th Floor Studios (Altieri & Tony M.) Vox Ana Flora
Alex Natale & Fluid-Deluxe are Alex Natale, Maurizio Altieri
Lorenzo Giordano, Paolo Vergata, Davide Ozemberger, pub. 2003 Re-Vox, Licenced by Re-Vox/Level One Srl


I Ragazzi Italiani


I Ragazzi Italiani
Album Cover Image *1996: CD: Italy: PPM   74321 34425 2
Dist. BMG

Un amore solo non c'è   (M. Francis - Assolo, arr. R. Guarino)
Intorno a noi   (M. Francis - L. Barsotti, arr. M. Francis, Andy Reynolds, Phil Chapman)
Io credo   (D. King - M. Francis - L. Barsotti, arr. M. Francis, Andy Reynolds, Phil Chapman)


Eravamo Cosi
  *December 1996: CD: Italy: PPM   74321 42879 2
Dist. BMG

There are no Mike Francis songs on this album.


Vero Amore
February 1997: CD: Italy: PPM 74321 45986-2
February 1997: MC: Italy: PPM 74321 45986-4
Dist. BMG

Io credo   (L. Barsotti - M. Francis) (featuring Mike Francis)


Vero Amore
  1997: Promo CD Single: Argentina:
Dist. BMG

This CD single contains three mixes of the song "Vero Amore", but unlike the CD above, there are no Mike Francis songs on this disc.


E' tempo...
Album Cover Image November 1997: CD: Italy: RCA 74321 54178-2
November 1997: MC: Italy: RCA 74321 54178-4
Dist. BMG

Ti giuro   (M. Francis)



E' tempo...  (1998 version)
Album Cover Image *1998: CD: Italy: RCA 74321 58157-2
*1998: MC: Italy: RCA 74321 58157-4
Dist. BMG

Ti giuro   (M. Francis)


This 1998 version of the album contains an additional song, "Chiamando amando". However this is not a Mike Francis song.


Io credo
Single Cover Image 1995: Promo CD Single: Italy: RCA 74321 33620-2
Dist. BMG

Io credo   (L. Barsotti - M. Francis)


Io credo    Nuova versione con Mike Francis
Single Cover Image 1996: Promo CD Single: Italy: RCA 74321 36005-2
Dist. BMG

Io credo   (L. Barsotti - M. Francis) (featuring Mike Francis)


Ti giuro
Single Cover Image 1997: Promo CD Single: Italy: RCA 74321 55930-2
Dist. BMG

Ti giuro   (M. Francis)



Chiamandoamando
Single Cover Image 1998: CD Single: Italy: RCA 74321 59313-2
Dist. BMG

Ti giuro   (4'15")   (M. Francis)

and two other songs



I Ragazzi Italiani
Image of Album Cover 1997: CD: Argentina/Uruguay/Paraguay: RCA 74321 53038 2
1997: MC: Argentina/Uruguay/Paraguay: RCA 74321 53038 4
Dist. BMG Argentina

Yo Creo
(Spanish version of "Io credo")

(Testo di L. Barsotti - Musica di Mike Francis & D. King. Arr. di Mike Francis, Phil Chapman & Andy Reynolds)

Mike Francis is not credited with this song in the CD booklet!


A Tu Alrededor
(Spanish version of "Intorno a noi")

(Testo di L. Barsotti - Musica di Mike Francis)


No hay un solo amor
(Spanish version of "Un amore solo non c'è")

(Adattamento in Spagnolo: Nerina Fernandez - Testo originale: Assolo Musica: Mike Francis)


In addition, although these are not Mike Francis songs, it may be of interest to know that this CD contains a total of three versions of Vero Amore, including two Remixes that I've not heard elsewhere: Latin Trumpet Mix by Montega Brothers and Base Line Remix by Montega Brothers. All three versions are in Spanish.



999
Album Cover Image *June 1999: CD: Italy: RCA 74321 67466-2
*June 1999: MC: Italy: RCA 74321 67466-4
Dist. BMG

Baby You And Me

(Lyrics: A. Fontana, A. La Rocca, M. Bernardo, F. Crociani, A. Artipoli - Musica: M. Francis)
(Arranged by Mario Puccioni and Mike Francis)


Credits for the whole album: Keyboards: Mario Puccioni and Mike Francis


Diario di Bordo 95 - 99
Album Cover Image *November 1999: CD: Italy: RCA 74321 71641-2
*November 1999: MC: Italy: RCA 74321 71641-4
Dist. BMG

Ti Giuro
Testo e Musica: M. Francis)
(Arr. di Massimo Bottini & DJ Pierandrea "The professor")


Io credo
Testo di L. Barsotti - Musica di Mike Francis & D. King)
(Arr. di Mike Francis, Phil Chapman & Andy Reynolds)


No hay un solo amor
(Adattamento in Spagnolo: Nerina Fernandez - Testo originale: Assolo Musica: Mike Francis)



Grazia Di Michele


Le ragazze di Gauguin
Album Cover Image *1986: CD: Italy: WEA 24 2139-2

Stai con me (M. Francis, M.G. Di Michele, J. Di Michele, M.G. Di Michele - (Blue Team)


Le ragazze di Gauguin
Single Cover Image 1986: 7" Single: Italy: WEA 248567/7

Stai con me (M. Francis, M.G. Di Michele, J. Di Michele, M.G. Di Michele - (Blue Team)


Mara


Super San Remo '96 - Various Artists
Album Cover Image 1996: CD: Italy: BMG TCDMRL 357042 (74321 35704 2)
Dist. BMG

Non E' Amore
(D. Poggiolini - M. Francis)


Non E' Amore
Album Cover Image 1995: CD Single: Italy: Psycho Records 74321 356192
Distr. BMG Ricordi SpA

Non E' Amore
(D. Poggiolini - M. Francis)


Metropole


Miss Manhattaen
Album Cover Image 1981: 7" Single: Italy: Derby   DBR 10320
Dist.

A: Miss Manhatten (pt.1)
B: Miss Manhatten (pt.2)

Music by Al Festa & Francesco Puccioni
Lyrics by Enrica Bonaccorti
Strings nd horns arranged and conducted by Claudio Giusti
Executive Producer: J.B.R. Edwige
for Jezabel Music Productions Srl Italy
METROPOLE are:
Al Festa - keyboards
Claudio Giusti - saxophones
Francesco Puccioni - guitar
Lead vocal: Saron Russell
Special thanks to:
Francesco Froggio Francica - percussions
Enrico Innocenzi - bass
Mixed by G. Ria at Trafalgar Studio, Rome Album cover concept by Raffaella Ottawiani


Ritchie Sin


College  TV Soundtrack
Album Cover Image 1983: LP: Italy: Emergency   EME 65702
1983: MC: Italy: Emergency   EME 65702
Dist.

Night Time Lady ("F. Puccioni" - P. Micioni)


Night Time Lady
Single Cover Image Night Time Lady

1990: 12" Single: Italy: Emergency Music  EM 0023
Dist.

A1: Night Time Lady
(7'40") ("F. Puccioni")

B1: Night Time Lady - Radio Version
(3'56") ("F. Puccioni")
B2: Night Time Lady - Club Version
(4'48") ("F. Puccioni")
B3: Black Rain
(3'36") ("E. Moratto - F. M. Colasanti")

Arranged and Performed by Fabio Massimo Colasanti and Elvio Moratto
Vocals Ritchie Sin
Produced by Piero Colasanti for Emergency Music Italy
Projecr Coordinator: Maria Pia Caruso
Recorded and Mixed at Acquario Studio, Rome
Sound Engineer: Giuseppe Ranieri

Special Thanks to Mike Francis ("The Author")
Douglas Meakin: English Supervision
Claudio Simonetti for his magic presence
Myriam Fecchi and Marco Vitale with their precious advice
Daniele Sinigallia for continuing checking
Pasticceria "Boni" for the best Zabajone
Elvio Moratto appears courtesy of Afroside
Gabio Massimo Colassanti appears courtesy of Moving Pictures
With particular regards to "Hermes of Ashes"



Sunshine People  feat. Mike Francis


Still The Same
Album Cover Image 1983: 12" Single: Italy: Energy   NRG 004
Dist.

A: Still the Same (Club Mix) 6'38" (B. Seger)
   Still the Same (Radio Mix) 3'40" B: Still The Same (RhythmusRaum remix*)Ê7'25"

(A-side 33 rpm - B-side 45 rpm)

Produced, Arranged and Mixed by Piet Blank, Jaspa Jones, Andy Kaufhold
© Spacedust Studios for Soundcolours
* Remix and Additional Production by RhythmusRaun for Soundcolours
Featuring Vocals by Mike Francis - www.sunshinepeople.com
Published by Gear Publishing Co. (P) & © 2006 Energy Productions Srl


Belen Thomas


Iberica
Album Cover Image 1989: CD: Italy: Smash One Music   ZD 74077
1989: LP: Italy: Smash One Music   ZL 74077
Dist. BMG

Survivor (4'00")
Bilingual duet:
Mike Francis (English)
Belen Thomas (Spanish)

Album Cover Image Iberica

1989: CD: Japan: Smash One Music   R32P-1234
Dist. BMG

Survivor (4'00")
Bilingual duet:
Mike Francis (English)
Belen Thomas (Spanish)


Survivor (Gipsy Version) (4'00")


Panamà
Maxi Single Cover Image 1989: 12" Single: Italy: BMG Ariola   ZT42826
"Limited Edition Summer 89"

A: Survivor (long version) (6'00")
B: Survivor (Gipsy Version) (4'00")
   Survivor (Radio Version) (4'00")


Aire
    ("Special Spanish Version")
Maxi Single Cover Image 1989: CD Single: Japan: Smash One Music   B15D 41092


Survivor (long version) (6'11")


'80 Meteore Vol. 2
* 1999: Various Artists DoubleCD: Italy: DIG IT INTERNATIONAL   DCD 11670


Survivor   (Spanish-language version)


Traks


Get Ready
Album Cover Image 1983: LP: France: Carrere   67.986
1983: LP: Germany: Polydor   813 243-1
1983: LP: Spain: Polydor   813 243-1


Hot Love 4'45" (F. Puccioni)

Credits (for the whole album):
Arranged By - Max Di Carlo , Paul Micioni , Robert Marsala
Backing Vocals - Charlie Canon, Douglas Meakin , Laurie Andrew , Traks
Bass Guitar - Peter Micioni
Drums, Percussion - Marian Savati , Walter Martino
Lead Guitar, Engineer - Max Di Carlo
Rhythm Guitar - Paul Micioni
Guitar, Vocals - Mike Francis
Keyboards, Piano, Bass (Fretless) - Robert Masala
Producer - Traks
Recorded By, Mixed By - Mark Covaccioli
Vocals - Aax Donnell
Produced by Traks (Cat Productions) for Savoir Faire Records
Recorded and mixed at 5 A Studios Rome Italy
Publishing: Gipsy Music / Musical Operations International

pub. 1983 Savoir Faire SACEM


X-Change


The Way You Want Me
Single Cover Image 1993: 12" Single: Italy: D-vision Records   DV 033
Dist. BMG
A1: The Way You Want Me
(Club Remix)  (5'58")
(M. Francis - D. Romani - P. Boothe)
A2: The Way You Want Me
(Instrumental)  (5'58")
(M. Francis - D. Romani - P. Boothe)
Remixed by Paolo Martini
B:
B1:The Way You Want Me
(Radio Professor)
B2:The Way You Want Me
(X Club) (6.14)
B3:The Way You Want Me
(X Dub) (5.04)
Remixed by D.J. Professor at Media Studios

Produced by Francesko and Davide Romani
Remixed by D.J. Professor at Media Studios
Arranged by Paolo Martini and Michele Violante


The Way You Want Me
Single Cover Image 1993: CD Single: Italy: BMG Ariola   74321-15359-2
Dist. BMG

The Way You Want Me (Radio Professor)  (5'02")(M. Francis - D. Romani - P. Boothe)
The Way You Want Me (X Club)  (6'14")(M. Francis - D. Romani - P. Boothe)
The Way You Want Me (X Dub)  (5'04")(M. Francis - D. Romani - P. Boothe)









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