PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Drew Overcash, Joe Carroll, Ciara Renee and Cast of Overcash & Change Pick Favorite Pop Songs
20 Feb 2014
Kristine Reese: "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" (Whitney Houston). I love every one of the songs from the late-great Ms. Houston's anthology, but this is the song that started my love affair. My mom and dad tell me I used to ask them to play this song on repeat in the car as a child (back when people used tapes — remember tapes?) and that I would sing it at the top of my lungs, which would also explain why this song is my karaoke go-to.
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