Joe Esposito (Joe “Bean” Esposito) is a Grammy-nominated American singer/songwriter
His career began in the 1970s. Esposito’s songs have been recorded by Donna Summer, Aretha Franklin and others.
Esposito was a member of the band Brooklyn Dreams, best known for their collaboration with Donna Summer on “Heaven Knows” and “Bad Girls.” Giorgio Moroder asked Esposito to collaborate on his 1982 Solitary Man project, which became Esposito’s first solo album.
In the 1980s, he is best known for his performances of the hit songs “Lady, Lady, Lady” from the Solitary Man album and 1983 film Flashdance.
“You’re the Best” is from the 1984 film The Karate Kid.
Esposito also supplied vocals on Brenda Russell’s 1988 “Piano in the Dark,” as well as a duet with Laura Branigan on “Come Into My Life” from the Coming to America Soundtrack (1988).
Backing Tracks – Lady Lady Lady … You’re The Best Around …