In 1979, Desmond Child formed the group ‘Desmond Child and Rouge’ in Miami with singers Maria Vidal and Diana Grasselli. Soon after, he moved the group to New York City to pursue their musical dreams, where they recruited another singer, Myriam Valle. Desmond Child and Rouge released their first album in January of 1979 and had a dance hit, “Our Love Is Insane”. “Our Love Is Insane” reached #50 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1979.