La Bouche – Be My Lover – Official Music Video. The track was written by Melanie Thornton, Uli Brenner, Gerd Amir Saraf and Lane McCray. “Be My Lover” was released as the second single from the group’s 1984 debut album “Sweet Dreams”. The single was released in March 1995 with “Do You Still Need Me” on the B-side. It hit number 1 spot in the singles chart in Germany, Italy and Sweden, as well as in Eurochart Hot 100, Canada Dance and Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart in the United States.