RELEASED: August 1, 1990
ARTIST: Dan Reed Network
LABEL: Mercury / Polygram
PRODUCER: Nile Rodgers

7″ (UK)
[UK – Mercury DRN 5]

12″ Yellow Vinyl – Record 1 of a 2 Record Set Gatefold Sleeve (UK)
[UK – Mercury DRNG 512] [Mercury 878 263-1]

12″ Blue Vinyl – Record 2 of a 2 Record Set (UK)
[UK – Mercury DRN 512] [Int’l – Mercury 878 261-1]

CD Single (UK)
[UK – Mercury DRNCD 5] [Int’l – Mercury 878 261-2]

Cassette Single (UK)
[UK – Mercury DRNMC 5] [Mercury 878 260-4]

“Lover” coincided with the second part of Dan Reed Network’s support slot on the Rolling Stones’ Urban Jungle Tour and a small headline tour of the UK.

A double A-side with the newly recorded cover of Pink Floyd’s “Money” which was eventually to appear on “The Heat” album.

This was the fifth single to be released during the lifetime of the ‘Slam’ album

The Cassette Single features both tracks on each side.

The single just missed the UK Top 40, peaking at #45

The video for “Lover” was shot at UK stadiums on DRN’s support slot to the Rolling Stones.

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