Freek'n You

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"Freek'n You"
Single by Jodeci
from the album The Show, the After Party, the Hotel
Released May 30, 1995
Format 12", CD, Maxi
Recorded 1994
Genre R&B, Hip hop soul
Length

6:33 (album version)

5:15 (radio edit)
Label Uptown/MCA
Writer(s) DeVante Swing
Producer(s) DeVante Swing
Jodeci singles chronology
"What About Us"
(1994)
"Freek'n You"
(1995)
"Love U 4 Life"
(1995)

"Freek'n You" is a song by American R&B group Jodeci recorded for their third album The Show, the After Party, the Hotel (1995). The song was released as the first single for the album in 1995.

Track listings[edit]

CD, Maxi-Single
  1. "Freek'n You" (Part 1) - 5:16
  2. "Freek'n You" (Funky Freeky Mix) - 4:19
  3. "Freek'n You" (Radio Edit) - 4:19
  4. "Freek'n You" (P.J.B. 4 Play) - 1:23
  5. "Freek'n You" (Freekoustical Mix) - 5:17
  6. "Freek'n You" (Freekstrumental Mix) - 4:01
  7. "Freek'n You" (Freek-A-Pella Mix) - 5:09
Vinyl, 12"
  1. "Freek'n You" (Part 1) - 5:16
  2. "Freek'n You" (Funky Freeky Mix) - 4:19
  3. "Freek'n You" (Radio Edit) - 4:19
  4. "Freek'n You" (P.J.B. 4 Play) - 1:23
  5. "Freek'n You" (Freekstrumental Mix) - 4:01
  6. "Freek'n You" (Freek-A-Pella Mix) - 5:09

Personnel[edit]

Information taken from Discogs.[1]

  • arranger: DeVante Swing
  • executive producer: Andre Harrell
  • multi-instruments: DeVante Swing
  • production: DeVante Swing
  • writer: DeVante Swing
  • K-Ci Hailey - Lead and Background vocals
  • Jojo Hailey - Lead and Background vocals
  • DeVante Swing - Background vocals
  • Mr. Dalvin - Background vocals

Covers and and other media appearances[edit]

"Freek'n You" was sampled in 2015 by British duo Tough Love on their debut single "So Freakin' Tight". The song was later featured in the 2008 video game Grand Theft Auto IV, appearing on the R&B radio station The Vibe 98.8.

Charts and certifications[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jodeci - Freek 'N You (CD, Promo) at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved 2010-04-20. 
  2. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Jodeci – Freek'n You". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved September 2, 2011.
  3. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Jodeci – Freek'n You" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved September 2, 2011.
  4. ^ a b The Show, The After Party, The Hotel – Jodeci > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles. Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved September 2, 2011.
  5. ^ "American single certifications – Jodeci – Freek %27n You". Recording Industry Association of America. August 2, 1995. Retrieved September 2, 2011.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH
  6. ^ "Best-Selling Records of 1995". Billboard (BPI Communications) 108 (3): 56. January 20, 1996. ISSN 0006-2510. Retrieved May 5, 2015. 

External links[edit]

"Freek'n You" Music video on YouTube