Was the group midnight star ever on solid gold in the 80's
Their song Operator from the album Planetary Invasion, was the only one to make it into the Billboard Hot 100, top 40. Some of their other songs did make to the top on the R&B charts.
Midnight Star was indeed part of the Solid Gold 80'S Funk & Soul Classics. They also had a track on TIME LIFE Solid Gold Soul 80's 2-CD Cameo, alongside greats like Michael Jackson, Billy Ocean and Aretha Franklin.