Together Forever (Lisette Melendez song)

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"Together Forever"
Single by Lisette Melendez
from the album Together Forever
ReleasedJanuary 1990
Genre Freestyle
Length5:59(album version)
Producer(s) Carlos "After Dark" Berrios
Lisette Melendez singles chronology
"If You Truly Love Me"
"Together Forever"
"A Day in My Life (Without You)"

"Together Forever" is a song performed and recorded by American singer Lisette Melendez and written by Carlos Berrios, Franc Reyes and Frank Malave in 1991. [1] It was initially released as a 12-inch vinyl record and primarily used in dance clubs.[ citation needed ] It was later included on Melendez's 1991 album of the same name.


On February 16, 1991, the single reached position 31 on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart and remained there for a total of nine weeks. On April 6, 1991, Melendez made it to the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at number 35. [2] The single was one of the last freestyle songs to reach the Top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100. "Together Forever" is also credited as one of the few songs released in the 1990s that aided the revival of the "freestyle" genre's popularity, after the emergence of grunge.

The song was produced by Carlos "After Dark" Berrios, who also produced the 1991 song "Temptation" by Corina. This often explains the similarities in the two songs.

In 2008, the music video of the song was satirized by Marcos Mion on MTV.

In June of 2020, Slant Magazine ranked "Together Forever" number 97 in their list of The 100 Best Dance Songs of All Time. [3]

Track listing

NumberTitleDuration (min:sec)
1New School Freestyle6:14
2New School Dub5:15
3Something for the Red Zone5:27
4Something for Roseland5:11
5Berrios Beats2:19
6Radio Edit3:49

Chart performance

Chart (1991)Peak
Australia (ARIA) [4] 106
Billboard Hot 100 [5] 35
Billboard Dance Club Songs [5] 31
Billboard Dance/Electronic Singles Sales [5] 12

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