Explore The Colorful, Inclusive World Of Sylvester's 'Step II' | For The Record
In the latest episode of For The Record, learn how disco maverick Sylvester crafted Step II, a touchstone of the genre and a clarion call for LGBTQ+ culture.
In the latest episode of For The Record, GRAMMY.com takes you into the colorful, inclusive world of Step II, the classic album from disco maverick Sylvester. Released in 1978, Step II is powered by Sylvester's chart-topping signature song "You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)," with both the album and track leaving a profound mark on disco. Hitting the Billboard charts and receiving gold certification by the RIAA in the late '70s, Step II is today considered a touchstone of disco and a clarion call for LGBTQ+ culture.