Very Special is the debut album by Debra Laws, released in on Elektra Records. The album peaked at No. 70 on the Billboard and No. 13 on Billboard's Top Black Albums. The title track and "Be Yourself" are Top 40 hits on Billboard's Hot. "Very Special" is a song by Debra Laws. Released as a single in , it is the title track of her first album, and features her brother Ronnie with call. Debra Renee Laws (born Septem) is an American singer and actress from Houston, Texas. She is best known for her R&B/Soul ballad "Very. Credits · Arranged By [Strings, Horns] – Frank Kavelin · Art Direction – Norm Ung, Ron Coro · Backing Vocals – Gwen Gwenchee Matthews* (tracks: A2, A4, B2, B3, B4). This CD is one of my all time favorites. In fact it is the 1st album that I ever purchased as a teenager. The song Very Special is a Classic. The entire CD is. I really enjoyed the VERY SPECIAL cd by Debra Laws. Even though I never heard the entire album back in the 80s, the title song "Very Special" stuck in my. The album is brilliant sounding for a start, with brother Ronnie Laws contributing a fair amount to its soul-jazz influence. Debra Laws had a distinctive voice. Very Special was the debut album for Debra Laws which sold over , copies worldwide. The album was produced by her brothers Hubert and Ronnie Laws. by Debra Laws · Very Special. Elektra Producers: Ronnie Laws, Hubert Laws. Very Special by Debra Laws - discover this song's samples, covers and remixes on WhoSampled.