In 1979 Sister Sledge began to take off with their musical career. The group consisted of four sisters, Debbie, Kim, Joni and Kathy Sledge. Their songs were rising to be on Top music Charts while the name “Sister Sledge” traveled throughout the country. Their first hit “We Are Family” climbed up to #9 on the Billboards Hot 100. The hit was catchy and easy to remember er and left a mark on people across the world for its relativeness.
On July 12th of 1979 “Disco Demolition Night” occurred. It started off as a Major League Baseball promotion but quickly turned into a riot. “We are Family” became the theme song of the year to bring others closer together no matter their differences.
After ” We are Family” was released the group continued to put out music that kept hitting the charts. “He’s the Greatest Dancer” had been charted number one for the genre of R&B. The songs “Lost in Music” and “Thinking of You” were included on the album that was certified platinum.
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