Dance Wit' Me

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"Dance Wit' Me"
Single by Rick James
from the album Throwin' Down
B-side "Dance Wit' Me (Part 2)"
Released April 22, 1982
Format 7" (Vinyl 45RPM)
Genre R&B
Length 7:16 (Album version)
4:01 (Single version)
Label Gordy
Writer(s) Rick James
Producer(s) Rick James
Rick James singles chronology
"Standing on the Top"
"Dance Wit' Me"
"Hard to Get"

"Dance Wit' Me" was a hit dance/funk song for Rick James in 1982. It is also the opening track on James' album Throwin' Down, which was released the same year. Roy Ayers plays a vibes solo on the song.[1] Released as the second single from Throwin' Down, it peaked at number three on the Billboard R&B Singles chart, number seven on the Dance chart and number sixty four on the Hot 100.