Patrice Rushen - Forget Me Nots

Patrice Rushen - Forget Me Nots [Bass Cover]

"Forget Me Nots" is a R&B, post-disco song written by American singer-songwriter Patrice Rushen, Freddie Washington and Terri McFaddin for Rushen's groundbreaking seventh studio album, Straight from the Heart (1982). Originally deemed by record label executives as a "flop", Rushen released the song and the song became a Top 40 (#23) pop, Top 5 (#4) R&B, and Top 5 (#2) dance hit on the Billboard charts and is the hit she's most notable for. Rushen's performance received a Grammy nomination for Best Female R&

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This is a bass cover of this funky tune, brilliant bassline by Freddie Washington. It's hard to nail though, there are some small timing mistakes.

Here I'm playing a Yamaha BB2024X. What an awesome bass, it sounds incredible!

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'Forget Me Nots' from 1982.

Artist: Patrice Rushen
Song: Forget Me Nots (Special Dance Mix)
Year: 1982
Format: Vinyl 12 Inch 45 Rpm
Elektra Records
Made in UK

I like this song, classic!
Original Song:
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Video I made for this CLASSIC track!

Album, Straight from the Heart,
Released: Jan 1st, 1982
℗ 2005 Elektra Entertainment Group,


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ive heard karaoke versionsof forget me nots so decided to make my own instrumental from the 12'' extended version. a few differences in it but stands out from the rest.

Christian Rössle performs "Forget Me Nots" (Patrice Rushen).


sending you forget me nots
to help me to remember
baby please forget me not
i want you to remember

Patrice Rushen performing Forget Me Nots on Top of the Pops

Patrice Rushen - Forget Me Not

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Lee Ritenour / patrice rushen - Forget Me Nots @ North Sea Jazz 2009

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Check out the bass players united intro! :) Using my Fender Squire. Had a nightmare with the cameras today :( Sorry! and my compressor is broke so no compressor in this video. Hope some of you like it anyway

Label: Elektra Records (1982)

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Patrice Rushen performs the RB classic"Forget Me Nots" Live @ Thornton Winery featuring Lee Ritenour on Guitar

Patrice Rushen, from Los Angeles, is a multi-talented musician and composer, who released several albums during the 1970s and 1980s. Her musical portfolio ranged from Jazz to RB. She became one of the few black women to compose music scores for various music awards shows such as The Grammys and The American Music awards, as well as composing for TV shows.

From the 1982 Straight From The Heart

Rushen was born in Los Angeles, California on September 30, 1954, the eldest of two daughters born to her father and the former Ruth Harris. She demonstrated her musical potential at a young age; she was regarded as a child prodigy. In her teens, she won the prestigious 1972 Monterey Jazz Festival. She earned her degree in music from the University of Southern California. As a mature woman, she became a jazz master and top musical director.

Due to her musical talents, Rushen has made many ground-breaking achievements. She became the first woman to serve as head composer/musical director for the Grammy Awards and the Emmy Awards, the first woman to serve as musical director for the NAACP Image Awards broadcast, an honor she held for twelve consecutive years. Rushen has been the only woman to be a musical director/composer for the People's Choice Awards, HBO's Comic Relief and the only woman musical director/co

Original bassline by 'Ready' Freddie Washington.

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The bass line for "Forget Me Nots" by Patrice Rushen. You can't be interested in funk bass without knowing this line! Freddie Washington gives a clinic in thumping. To see him play some of the line himself, go here: (unfortunately, he doesn't play the verses in this clip, but you get to see the creator of the line play). I include a couple of his licks, but listen to the original for all his variations.

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