Better Be Good To Me
Featured in Episode
Top Chart Position (Hot 100)
5 (November 24, 1984, two weeks)
Year Released
Private Dancer
Nicky Chinn, Mike Chapman & Holly Knight
RIAA Certification
Sequence song appears
Gina and Trudy trying on clothes in opening
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"Better Be Good To Me" is a song performed by Tina Turner, recorded on her album Private Dancer in 1984. The song appeared in the Miami Vice episode "Give a Little, Take a Little".


  • This is Tina Turner's second Miami Vice song used, the first being "What's Love Got To Do With It" from "Calderone's Return (Part II)". It peaked at #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 the week the episode aired.
  • The video for this song features Cy Curnin, lead singer for The Fixx as a guest.
  • Holly Knight co-wrote on many 1980s hits, including "Love Is A Battlefield" for Pat Benatar, "Never" and "There's The Girl" for Heart, and "Love Touch" for Rod Stewart, as well as the themes to the TV shows Angel and Still Standing.

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