I Belong to You (Love Unlimited song)

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"I Belong To You" is a 1974 single by the trio Love Unlimited, which was their only single to hit #1 on the R&B chart (for one week, in early 1975). It was their second and last Top 40 entry, peaking at #27.[1] The ballad was done in a retro girl group singing style and was written and produced by Barry White. Mariah Carey's "It's a Wrap" samples the song on her 2009 Island Def Jam album Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel.[2]

Chart positions[edit]

Charts Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 27
U.S. Billboard Hot Soul Singles 1
Preceded by
"Happy People" by The Temptations
Billboards Hot Soul Singles number one single
February 15, 1975 (one week)
Succeeded by
"Lady Marmalade" by Labelle

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 363. 
  2. ^ Bronson, Fred (1993). The Billboard Book of Number One Rhythm & Blues Hits. New York: Billboard Books. p. 155. 

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