Queen Samantha

Genre Disco, electronic, 70s, electronica, female vocalists

The Queen Samantha was a 1970s disco artist produced by the Parisian musician Harry Chalkitis. Gloria Brooks, a singer from Chicago, was the lead vocalist on many of their recordings. All of their songs were co-written by Chalkitis and his wife Myriam (except a charting cover version of "The Letter" (originally by The Box Tops)). Chalkitis recorded the tracks while living in Paris, and the records were released on Atoll Records a French label. In the USA the records were released by Henry Stone's Marlin label.

The group's biggest hit was "Mama Rue," a 1970s' classic. Their single "Take A Chance" backed with "Sweet San Francisco" was released on TK Records and remixed by Steve Thompson and Michael Arato. Other charting singles include 1980's "Funky Celebration"; 1982's "Give Me Action"; and 1983's "Close Your Eyes" on California's Megatone label.


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The Queen Samantha was a 1970s disco artist produced by the Parisian musician Harry Chalkitis. Gloria Brooks, a singer from Chicago, was the lead vocalist on many of their recordings. All of their songs were co-written by Chalkitis and his wife Myriam (except a charting cover version of "The Letter" (originally by The Box Tops)). Chalkitis recorded the tracks while living in Paris, and the records were released on Atoll Records a French label. In the USA the records were released by Henry Stone's Marlin label.

The group's biggest hit was "Mama Rue," a 1970s' classic. Their single "Take A Chance" backed with "Sweet San Francisco" was released on TK Records and remixed by Steve Thompson and Michael Arato. Other charting singles include 1980's "Funky Celebration"; 1982's "Give Me Action"; and 1983's "Close Your Eyes" on California's Megatone label.


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Top Tracks

Take a Chance 1

Take a Chance

Singing Hallelujah 2

Singing Hallelujah

The Letter 3

The Letter

Take A Chance - 1979 4

Take A Chance - 1979

Give Me Action 5

Give Me Action

Take a Chance (Remix) [Instrumental Edit] 6

Take a Chance (Remix) [Instrumental Edit]

Sweet San Francisco 7

Sweet San Francisco

Take A Chance (Dompteur Mooner Edit) 8

Take A Chance (Dompteur Mooner Edit)

Take A Chance - Dompteur Mooner Edit 9

Take A Chance - Dompteur Mooner Edit

Take A Chance (12 10

Take A Chance (12" Version)

Top Albums

The Letter
The Letter
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The Letter (Digitally Remastered)
The Letter (Digitally Remastered)
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Elaste Vol. 3
Elaste Vol. 3
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