Lenny Holmes is the singer performer singing the song.
Lenny Holmes was the lead singer for a band " Kash " which was from North Carolina. When Kash played at Glenn's Quarterdeck Lounge.
Michael Betts played all the instruments in the recording studio besides writing the music for " Secretly Baby, I Love You "
Michael Betts played in the band " The Heat " from Richmond, Virginia and " Road Doll " from St. Petersburg, Florida.
Glenn Shayne is the former Owner of Glenn's Quarterdeck Lounge. Which was located in Treasure Island, Florida from 1983-1986.
Glenn Shayne wrote the lyric's and Michael Betts wrote the music.
The song was written in 1986 and came in fifth a song writing contest on April 25th, 1986 at the Ritz Theatre Complex in Ybor City Tampa, Florida. The song was in the POP category of the songwriter's forum songwriting contest.
About Lenny Holmes:
Lenny Guitarist, Producer, Singer, and Entertainer, Lenny Holmes is recognized as one of the top innovators in the competitive world of music. Producing hit after hit, Lenny has proven himself as a musical force to be reckoned with. Whether it’s Funk, Hip-Hop, R & B, Jazz, Rock, Pop, or Gospel, Lenny burns up the stage AND the music charts.
To highlight just a handful of Lenny’s many accomplishments in his professional career, Lenny has:
* Co-produced with Missy Elliot, Destiny’s Child album “Writing’s On the Wall,” and played Guitar and Bass on this album as well
*Played Guitar for Mazarati, a band formed by Prince
*Produced Nicole Wray’s “Make It Hot” album
*Produced songs for Paula Cole
*Played Guitar and Bass for Janet Jackson’s “Go Deep” remix
*Produced Melanie B’s (Scary Spice, of the Spice Girls) single “I Want You Back,” featured in the movie “Why Do Fools Fall in Love”
*Produced several songs on MC Lyte’s “Seven & Seven” album
*Produced songs for the group TOTAL with Sean “Diddy” Combs and his Bad Boy record label
*Produced songs for the movie “Cruising,” starring Al Pacino
*Toured with the original P-Funk band, starring George Clinton
*An original member of Mutiny, a band derived from the P-Funk family
*Toured overseas with Miles Davis’ former band, The Electric Miles
*Musical Producer on various GAP clothing commercials
No matter how large or intimate the venue, Lenny will always awe the crowd with his honed skills on the Electric Guitar. Watching Lenny Holmes perform is an intangible “treat;” it is truly an emotional, physical, and spiritual experience. Often compared to the legendary Jimi Hendrix, Lenny Holmes brings unparalleled energy to the stage and always puts on a show that cannot be forgotten!
" Secretly Baby, I Love You " placed as a Semi-Finalist in the 2012 Song of The Year Song Writing Contest on August 16th, 2012.