Tease were a R&B/Funk group formed in 1979 in California. The core members of the band were Kipper Jones (lead vocals), Cornelius Mims (bass), Derek Organ (drums), Rex Salas (keyboards), Thomas Organ (guitar) and Derek Organ (drums).
Tease recorded for the Epic label for the period 1986-1988 and during this time released two albums. The last of these albums was “Remember….” in 1988. The first single off the album was a cover of the classic “I Can’t Stand The Rain”.
“I Can’t Stand the Rain” is a song originally recorded by Ann Peebles in 1973, and written by Peebles, Don Bryant, and Bernard “Bernie” Miller. Other hit versions were later recorded by Eruption and Tina Turner.
The Tease version of the track was produced by James Mtume.
I Can’t Stand The Rain (12″ Extended Mix) 5:00
I Can’t Stand The Rain (Dub Mix) 6:00
I Can’t Stand The Rain (A Capella Mix) 4:10