Rhythm of the Night
Featured in Episode
Top Chart Position (Hot 100)
3 (April 27, 1985, two weeks)
Year Released
Rhythm of the Night
Diane Warren
RIAA Certification
Sequence song appears
Performed live at club
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"Rhythm of the Night" is a song performed by El DeBarge, recorded on the album Rhythm of the Night in 1985. The song appeared in the Miami Vice episode "Bought and Paid For".


  • This song and "You Wear It Well" are performed live by El DeBarge, though the song was originally recorded by his group DeBarge.
  • The top two songs the week "Rhythm of the Night" reached its peak chart position were the famine relief song "We Are The World" and Madonna's "Crazy For You".
  • This would be the last song performed "live" until "Free Verse" later in Season 2, with Suicidal Tendencies performing their song "Institutionalized" live.


Debarge - Rhythm Of The Night -- (Solid Gold)03:38

Debarge - Rhythm Of The Night -- (Solid Gold)

Rhythm of the Night from Solid Gold

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