Pebbles – Μercedes Βοy – Official Music Video. The song was written by Pebbles (a.k.a. Perri Reid, born Perri Arlette McKissack) herself. It was released as the third single from her 1987 self-titled album. The single peaked at number 5 in the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States and at #8 in the UK.