''I wrote this with Dennis Matkosky, who got the idea when he saw the William Lustig movie 'Maniac', which is about a serial killer who stalks his victims in New York City. That direction obviously wasn't going to work at which point the genius of Phil Ramone asked us to change it to the present concept of a girl possessed with the passion of a gift for dance.'' - Michael Sembello
''Without Phil Ramone, producer of the soundtrack who had the vision to see the potential of the song, it would not have happened." - Michael Sembello
''THE STORY BEHIND THE SONG''
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