Single

In Your Wildest Dreams (1996)

Tina Turner - In Your Wildest Dreams - Single

In Your Wildest Dreams is the title track of the album Wildest Dreams, released as the second single in America and the last one in Europe. The different formats includes several remixed versions from DJ’s like Pink Noise and Deep Dish. The mixes on the „Rhythm Series“ CD single contain also a sample of Michael Jackson’s song „Human Nature“. The original guest vocals from Antonio Banderas on the European version of the album were replaced with vocals from Barry White for the American market and single release. Tina promoted it at several tv shows and performed it live at her Wildest Dreams Tour. A live version is available on the Live In Amsterdam home video from 1997.

Writer: Holly Knight, Mike Chapman
Producer: Trevor Horn
Release: November 1996
Label: Parlophone (Europe) / Virgin (USA)
Format: 12“ Vinyl / 5“ CD / Cassette 
Charts: UK: #32 / Germany: #32 / Europe: #33 (single), #19 (airplay) / USA: #34 (r&b)

Cassingle (Europe)
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (Edit) 3:48
  2. Written by Holly Knight, Mike Chapman / Produced by Trevor Horn
  3. What's Love Got To Do With It 3:48
  4. Written by Terry Britten, Graham Lyle / Produced by Terry Britten
Cassingle (USA)
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (Edit) 3:48
  2. In Your Wildest Dreams (JOE Remix Edit) 3:52
CD Single (Europe 1)
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (Edit) 3:48
  2. Nutbush City Limits (90's Version) 3:44
  3. Written by Tina Turner / Produced by C.J. Mackintosh, Dave Dorrell
CD Single (Europe 2)
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (Edit) 3:48
  2. Nutbush City Limits (90's Version) 3:44
  3. Better Be Good To Me (Edit) 3:40
  4. Written by Holly Knight, Nick Chinn, Mick Chapman / Produced by Rupert Hine
  5. In Your Wildest Dreams (JOE Remix) 4:50
CD Digipack (UK)
Disc 1
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (Edit) 3:48
  2. In Your Wildest Dreams (JOE Extended Remix) 5:28
  3. In Your Wildest Dreams (Antonio Slow Mix) 3:51
Disc 2
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (Edit) 3:48
  2. Goldeneye (Live) 5:20
  3. Written by Bono & The Edge / Produced by Dave Natale / Recorded live in Amsterdam 1996
  4. Missing You (Live) 4:10
  5. Written by John Waite, Charles Sanford, Mark Leonard / Produced by Dave Natale / Recorded live in Amsterdam 1996
CD & 12“ Vinyl (Rhythm Series)
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (12" Version) 5:05
  2. In Your Wildest Dreams (7" Version) 3:53
  3. In Your Wildest Dreams (Instrumental) 5:04
  4. All tracks: Remix and addidional production by Danny D.
CD Single (USA)
  1. In Your Wildest Dreams (Edit) 3:48
  2. In Your Wildest Dreams (JOE Remix Edit) 3:52
  3. In Your Wildest Dreams (Antonio Latin Mix) 4:01
  4. In Your Wildest Dreams (Crossover Mix) 3:52
12“ Vinyl (USA)
Side A
  1. Pink Noise Club Mix 5:25
  2. Deep Dish Paradise Mix Edit 4:53
  3. Pleasant Instrumental 5:19
Side B
  1. JOE Extended Remix 5:26
  2. Antonio Slow Mix 3:51
  3. Crossover Mix 3:52
12“ Vinyl Promo
Side A
  1. Pink Noise Club Mix 5:25
  2. Deep Dish Paradise Mix 9:56
Side B
  1. Deep Dish Stripped Bare Mix 9:51
  2. Deep Dish Assian Mix 9:26
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Music Video

The original music video features claymation versions of Tina and Barry White in comical situations with cameos by Antonio Banderas and Wallace and Gromit. Unfortunately, because Barry White did not agree with this version, it was only shown for a short time and was then replaced with a live video, taken from Tina’s concert at the Amsterdam Arena.

Producer: Aardman Animation Studios
Home Video: Never officially released
Time: 4:01

Tina Turner - In Your Wildest Dreams - Music Video (Claymation)

Director: David Mallet
Home VideoLive In Amsterdam (DVD)
Time: 3:45

Tina Turner - In Your Wildest Dreams - Music Video (Live)
Billboard Review

November 30, 1996

The second single from Turner’s current „Wildest Dreams“ set pits her feline purr against White’s seductive growl on top of a slow and shuffling funk groove. Jeepmeister Joe refuels the Anglo-leaning album version with a hip-hop flavor that renders it a viable radio contender, while Deep Dish reinvents the song as a silky house music journey that could even make the grade with popsters. The single also features Turner’s duet with Antonio Banderas, which previously was only available in the U.K. This version is actually a bit sexier, riddled with ear-grabbing electro-pop riffs. Check out both versions and pick your fave.

Billboard Review

April 12, 1997

Wallace and Gromit creators on the rise ….. the company recently returned to the music video business with Tina Turner’s In Your Wildest Dreams, featuring Barry White. The single peaked at No. 34 on the Billboard Hot R&B singles chart in January. But the clip rarely has been seen because White didn’t care for the clay model of himself in the video. „Tina wanted us to do the video based on seeing Wallace And Gromit,“ says Sproxton. „She loved the video, but it was heavily censored because of White's objections.“

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