Do for Love

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"Do for Love"
Single by 2Pac featuring Eric Williams
from the album R U Still Down? (Remember Me)
B-side Brenda's Got a Baby
Released February 24, 1998
Format CD single, cassette single, 12" single, 7" single
Genre Hip hop, R&B
Length 4:40
Label Interscope
Jive Records
Amaru Entertainment
Writer(s) Alfons Kettner, Bobby Caldwell, Carsten Schack, Kenneth Karlin, Tupac Shakur
Producer(s) Soulshock & Karlin[1]
Certification Gold (RIAA)
2Pac singles chronology
"I Wonder If Heaven Got a Ghetto"
(1997)
"Do for Love"
(1998)
"Changes"
(1998)
Music video
“Do for Love” on YouTube

"Do for Love" (originally titled 'Sucka 4 Luv' in its unreleased form) was the second posthumously released single by Tupac Shakur from his second posthumous album R U Still Down? (Remember Me). The vocal sample is from "What You Won't Do for Love" by Bobby Caldwell. It charted at #21 on the Billboard Hot 100, and #12 in the UK.

Music video[edit]

The music video was shot from August 28–29, 1997[citation needed] and it contained Tupac as a clay and animated figure.

Commercial Success[edit]

The song was certified Gold by RIAA on March 31, 1998 for 500,000 sales.[2]

Peak positions[edit]

Chart (1998) Peak
position
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[3] 18
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[4] 18
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[5] 33
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[6] 12
US Billboard Hot 100[7] 21
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[8] 10
US Billboard Hot Rap Singles 2
End of year chart (1998) Position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[9] 89

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