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Ring My Bell

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This article is about the song by Anita Ward. For other uses, see Ring My Bell
(disambiguation).

"Ring My Bell"

Single by Anita Ward
from the album Songs of Love
A-side
"Ring My Bell"
 "If I Could Feel That Old
Feeling Again"
B-side
 "Make Believe Lovers"
(alternate B-side)
Released May 17, 1979
 7-inch single
Format
 12-inch single
Genre
Disco[1]
 4:28 (album)
Length
 3:30 (7" single)
Label
Juana Records
Writer(s) Frederick Knight
Producer(s) Frederick Knight
 Gold (BPI)
Certification
 Platinum (CRIA)
Anita Ward singles chronology
"Ring My Bell" "Don't Drop My

as a teenybopper song about kids talking on the telephone. Ward was asked to sing it instead. Collette. "Ring My Bell" has been covered by many artists since its original release.[4] It also reached number one on the UK Singles Chart.2 Year-end charts o 2. Pato Fu. Ann Lee. Dynamic Duo. INOJ. It was originally written for then eleven-year-old Stacy Lattisaw. Contents     1 Instrumentation 2 Chart performance o 2. Sxip Shirey. and Princess X (a modern interpretation under the title "Gimme All (Ring My Bell)").[4] "Ring My Bell" went to number one on both the Billboard Hot 100 and the Soul Singles chart.[2] When Lattisaw signed with a different label.[3] The song hit number one on the disco charts. and it became her only major hit.1 Weekly charts o 2.(1979) Love" (1979) "Ring My Bell" is a 1979 disco song by Anita Ward. including DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. Saïan Supa Crew. Tori Amos. It has also been remixed many times and was featured in the movie The Book of Eli.3 Sales and certifications 3 References 4 External links Instrumentation The song is characterized by the sound of chimes and of the Synare electronic drum playing a decaying high-pitched tom tone. Chart performance Weekly charts Chart (1979) Australia (Kent Music Report)[5] Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[6] Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[7] Belgium (VRT Top 30 Flanders)[8] Peak position Year-end charts 3 3 4 5 . Joey Boy.

Chart (1979) Peak position 5 Canada (CHUM)[9] Canada Adult Contemporary 1 (RPM)[10] Canada Dance/Urban (RPM)[11] 1 [12] Canada Top Singles (RPM) 1 [13] France (IFOP) 2 Germany (Official German 3 Charts)[14] Ireland (IRMA)[15] 2 Italy (FIMI)[16] 9 [17] Netherlands (Dutch Top 40) 2 [18] Netherlands (Single Top 100) 8 New Zealand (Recorded Music 1 NZ)[19] Norway (VG-lista)[20] 1 [21] South Africa (Springbok Radio) 3 [22] Spain (AFE) 1 [23] Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 2 Switzerland (Schweizer 5 Hitparade)[24] UK Singles (Official Charts 1 Company)[25] US Billboard Hot 100[4] 1 [4] US Billboard Hot Disco Singles 1 [4] US Billboard Hot Soul Singles 1 [26] US Cash Box 1 US Record World[27] 1 Chart (1979) Position [28] Australia (Kent Music Report) 31 [29] Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40) 15 [30] Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 19 Canada (RPM Top 200 Singles)[31] 17 [32] France (IFOP) 22 [16] Italy (FIMI) 39 [33] Netherlands (Dutch Top 40) 16 [34] Netherlands (Single Top 100) 95 [35] US Billboard Hot 100 9 US Billboard Hot Soul Singles[36] 2 [37] US Cash Box 6 Sales and certifications .

de – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell". All Media Network.000[39] United Kingdom (BPI)[40] Gold 500.000^ * sales figures based on certification alone shipments figures based on certification alone x unspecified figures based on certification alone ^ [show] Chart successions References 1. 2014.   "Songs of Love – Awards". Hit Parade Italia." RPM. Ö3 Austria Top 40. Creative Commons. Library and Archives Canada." RPM. Retrieved May 12.   ""Ring My Bell" – Anita Ward". 2013. Top 30.   "Ultratop." RPM.   "Nederlandse Top 40 – Anita Ward . 2014. 2015. Retrieved June 3. Irish Singles Chart.   "The Irish Charts – Search Results – Ring My Bell". Billboard 91 (35): 57. Select "Anita Ward" from the artist drop-down menu. 1979. 1979 at the Wayback Machine (archived February 12. 2013.at – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell" (in German). ISSN 0006-2510.   "Billboard – Hits Of The World".Ring My Bell search results" (in Dutch) Dutch Top 40.   "Radio 2 Top 30 : 4 augustus 1979" (in Dutch).   "InfoDisc : Tous les Titres par Artiste" (in French). "Anita Ward – Artist Biography".000^ France 354. Retrieved May 12. Retrieved June 12. Retrieved June 3. Retrieved June 12. . Songfacts. CHUM. 2013.   "Top RPM Singles: Issue 4549a. 2013.   "Top RPM Adult Contemporary: Issue 4491. InfoDisc. Super Seventies.   "Austriancharts. Retrieved June 12. 2014. Greg. Retrieved May 12. 2013.   CHART NUMBER 1176 – Saturday. Retrieved June 12. GfK Entertainment. AllMusic.be – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell" (in Dutch).Region Certification Sales/shipments Canada (Music Canada)[38] Platinum 150. July 28. 2014. Retrieved June 3. Ultratop 50. AllMusic.   "Ring My Bell by Anita Ward". 2013. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved June 12. 2013.  Prato. Retrieved June 3. Retrieved June 3. Retrieved June 12. All Media Network.   "Top RPM Dance/Urban: Issue 4538. Retrieved June 3.   "Officialcharts.   "I singoli più venduti del 1979" (in Italian). 2015. 2015. 2006). 2014. 2014. September 1. Retrieved June 3. Library and Archives Canada.

Retrieved June 3.   CASH BOX Top 100 Singles – Week ending JUNE 30. Retrieved June 12. Sólo éxitos: año a año. Retrieved June 3. Retrieved June 12. Dutch Top 40. 2013. 2005).   "Top 100-Jaaroverzicht van 1979" (in Dutch).com – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell". Retrieved June 3. Fernando (September 2005).). Australian-charts. Retrieved June 12. 2014. 2014. Hung Medien. 2014. Retrieved June 12. 2014. / Singles" (in French). 1959–2002 (in Spanish) (1st ed.   "Jaaroverzichten – Single 1995" (in Dutch). 2014. Retrieved June 12.   "Charts.com.za. VG-lista. 1979 at the Wayback Machine (archived February 5. Top 40 Singles.org.   "Jahreshitparade 1979" (in German). Swiss Singles Chart. Enter Ring My Bell in the field Keywords. Cash Box magazine. Retrieved June 3.nz – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell". Retrieved June 12.   "TOP – 1979" (in French). 2013. Geocities. InfoDisc. Hung Medien. Library and Archives Canada.  "British single certifications – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell". 2013. 2012). Hung Medien. Single Top 100. Spain: Fundación Autor-SGAE. Top-france. 2013. December 22. Retrieved June 12. 2014. Click Search External links . RPM.   "Top Singles – Volume 32. 2014. Music Canada.nl – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell" (in Dutch).   RECORD WORLD 1979 at the Wayback Machine (archived May 11. 2013.   "South African Rock Lists Website SA Charts 1969 – 1989 Acts (W)". Select single in the field By Format. 2013. 2013. Retrieved June 12. 2011).   "Jaaroverzichten 1979" (in Dutch).   "Canadian single certifications – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell".fr. Retrieved June 3.   "Les Meilleures Ventes Tout Temps de 45 T.   "Top 100 Hits for 1979". Select Title in the field Search by. No. British Phonographic Industry. Austriancharts. Retrieved June 12. Retrieved June 12.   "Archive Chart: 1979-06-16" UK Singles Chart. 13. Billboard. ISBN 84-8048-639-2.at. The Longbored Surfer.   The CASH BOX Year-End Charts: 1979 at the Wayback Machine (archived August 25.com – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell".   Salaverri. Select Gold in the field By Award. Hung Medien.   "Norwegiancharts. 2014. 2014. Rock.   Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs – 1979 at the Wayback Machine (archived June 18. 2014. Retrieved June 3. Retrieved June 12. 2014. Ultratop. 2014. Retrieved June 12.com.  "Dutchcharts. Retrieved June 12. 1979". 1. 2014. Retrieved June 3.com – Anita Ward – Ring My Bell". Single Top 100. Cash Box magazine.   "Swedishcharts.   "Swisscharts.   "Forum – ARIA Charts: Special Occasion Charts – Top 100 End of Year AMR Charts – 1970s". Singles Top 60.co. Record World. 2009).

Full lyrics of this song at MetroLyrics Categories:  Singlechart usages for Canadadance  Singles certified platinum by the Canadian Recording Industry Association  Singles certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry  1979 singles  1979 songs  Anita Ward songs  Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles  Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs number-one singles  Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs number-one singles  Disco songs  European Hot 100 Singles number-one singles  Number-one dance singles in Canada  Number-one debut singles  Number-one singles in New Zealand  Number-one singles in Norway  Number-one singles in Spain  RPM Adult Contemporary number-one singles  RPM Top Singles number-one singles  Songs about sexuality  UK Singles Chart number-one singles  .