Dream Street (Janet Jackson album)

1984 studio album by Janet Jackson

Dream Street is the second studio album by American recording artist Janet Jackson. It was released in September 1984 by A&M Records. The album was produced by her brother, Marlon Jackson.[1] Her brother Michael Jackson added vocal ad-libs.[1] During the summer of 1984 it was a top ten R&B hit.

Dream Street
Studio album by
Janet Jackson
ReleasedSeptember 1984
  • Marlon Jackson
  • Jesse Johnson
  • Giorgio Moroder
  • Pete Bellotte
Janet Jackson chronology
Janet Jackson
Dream Street
Singles from Dream Street
  1. "Don't Stand Another Chance"
    Released: August 13, 1984
  2. "Two to the Power of Love"
    Released: September 15, 1984
  3. "Fast Girls"
    Released: October 23, 1984
  4. "Dream Street"
    Released: November 20, 1984

Track listing

No. TitleWriter(s)Producer(s) Length
1. "Don't Stand Another Chance"  
M. Jackson 4:14
2. "Two to the Power of Love"   3:06
3. "Pretty Boy"  Jesse JohnsonJohnson 6:32
4. "Dream Street"  
  • Moroder
  • Bellotte
5. "Communication"  Paul Bliss
  • Moroder
  • Bellotte
6. "Fast Girls"  JohnsonJohnson 3:18
7. "Hold Back the Tears"  Chris Eaton
  • Moroder
  • Bellotte
8. "All My Love to You"  
  • M. Jackson
  • Anthony Patler
M. Jackson 5:44
9. "If it Takes All Night"  
  • Moroder
  • Bellotte


Chart (1984) Peak
U.S. Billboard 200 147[2]
U.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 19[2]

Personnel and production

  • "Don't Stand Another Chance" & "All My Love to You" produced by Marlon Jackson for V.B.M. Productions; associate producer on track 1: John Barnes. Track 1 arranged by Marlon Jackson & John Barnes; track 2 arranged by Marlon Jackson & Tony Patler. "Don't Stand Another Chance" recorded & mixed by Bill Botrill. "All My Love To You" recorded & mixed by Jeremy Smith. John Barnes: Keyboards, Moog Bass, Fairlight Programming & Drum Programming (track 1); Jonathan Moffat: Simmons Drums (track 1); Jackie/Michael/Tito Jackson, Dino Espinosa: Vocal Backing (track 1); Marlon Jackson: Drum Programming & Vocal Backing (track 2); Greg Phillinganes: Keyboards, Moog Bass; Tony Patler: Keyboards; Maxine & Julia Waters, Marva King: Vocal Backing (track 2)
  • "Fast Girls" & "Pretty Boy" arranged & produced by Jesse Johnson. Recorded by Peter Martinsen. Mixed by Peggy McCreery. Remixed by Peter Martinsen.
  • "Communication", "If It Takes All Night", "Dream Street", "Hold Back the Tears" & "Two to the Power of Love" produced by Giorgio Moroder & Pete Bellotte. All tracks arranged by Phil Shenale & Arthur Barrow, except "Hold Back the Tears" (arranged by Mitchell Froom). Recorded by Steve Bates & Steve Hodge; Mixed by Brian Reeves. Mitchell Froom, Phil Shenale: Keyboards; Arthur Barrow: Bass & Keyboards; Richie Zito: Guitars
    • Mastered by Brian Gardner at Bernie Grundman Mastering.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Ed Hogan. "AllMusic Review". AllMusic. Retrieved 14 September 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Dream Street - Janet Jackson". Janet Jackson - chart=all. Archived from the original on 2013-01-28. Retrieved 2010-07-02.