Tracie Monique Spencer (born July 12, 1976 in Waterloo, Iowa) is an American R&B and pop singer-songwriter, actress, and model.
Spencer was born and raised in Waterloo, Iowa. She began singing by the age of three and modeling in pageant competitions at age five. Tracie performed, produced and directed her first music videos before she was ten years of age. This led to her competing on Star Search the 1980s CBS televised talent competition. She performed Whitney Houston’s 1986 hit “How Will I Know” and won the competition.
Shortly thereafter, she became the youngest female artist to sign a record deal with a major label, Capitol Records, and to release a self-titled debut album on January 16, 1988. She found success with the singles “Hide and Seek”, “Symptoms of True Love” and her remake of John Lennon’s “Imagine”.
“Symptoms of True Love” was written by German songwriter and producer duo Irmgard Klarmann and Felix Weber. Mixmaster Pete Hammond supplied the PWL Remix while David Todd mixed the Piano Dub.
Symptoms Of True Love (PWL Remix) 7:11
Symptoms Of True Love (Piano Dub) 5:05
Symptoms Of True Love (Instrumental) 4:17