Composed by Van McCoy. Recorded by American singer Melba Moore for her fifth album This Is It. Genre: Disco. Chart-History.Australian singer Dannii Minogue released her version of the song in 1993. Genre: Dance-Pop. Chart-History. Van McCoy was an American musician, record producer, arranger, songwriter, singer and orchestra conductor. He worked with famous names such as Melba Moore. It is estimated he has he has approximately 700 song copyrights to his credit. He died in 1979, aged 39, of a heart attack. Van is buried in the McCoy family plot at Lincoln Cemetery which is in a suburb of Washington D C, USA.