Optimystic

Comprising brothers Ian and Stuart McKeith, Bryn Downing, Shola Finni and Selina Charlier, Scottish pop group Optimystic made their debut in September 1994 with ‘Caught Up In My Heart’, which peaked…
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Comprising brothers Ian and Stuart McKeith, Bryn Downing, Shola Finni and Selina Charlier, Scottish pop group Optimystic made their debut in September 1994 with ‘Caught Up In My Heart’, which peaked at number 49 in the UK charts. It was followed in December by ‘Nothing But Love’ which broke into the Top 40. Their third single, ‘Best Thing In The World’, which saw them team up with producer Nigel Lowis (Dina Carroll, Eternal), was released in April 1995. They had previously worked with producers such as John Reid of the Nightcrawlers.