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Self Control

Selfcontrol

Featured in Episode
Artist(s)
Top Chart Position (Hot 100)
4 (June 30, 1984, two weeks)
Year Released
1984
Album
Self Control
Writer(s)
Giancarlo Bigazzi, Steve Piccolo, Raffaele Riefoli
RIAA Certification
NONE
Sequence song appears
Played by house band at McCarthy's party
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"Self Control" is a song by Laura Branigan, featured on the album Self Control in 1984 and released as a single that year. It is a cover of the song of the same name by Italian singer Raf, originally released on the 1984 album Raf. A cover version of the song performed by an unidentified house band appeared in the Miami Vice episode "The Great McCarthy".

NotesEdit

  • This was Branigan's final Top 10 hit, after which she only hit the Top 40 three other times before her early death in 2004.
  • The song is one of several featured in Miami Vice that was later included in the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, which was heavily inspired by the show. The song appears on the fictional in-game radio station Flash FM, and was also used in the game's 10th anniversary trailer.
Laura Branigan - Self Control (VIDEOCLIP COMPLETE)

Laura Branigan - Self Control (VIDEOCLIP COMPLETE)

Video to "Self Control"

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