I Want To (Do Everything for You)

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"I Want To (Do Everything for You)"
Single by Joe Tex
Released 1965 (1965)
Genre R&B
Writer(s) Joe Tex
Joe Tex singles chronology
"One Monkey Don't Stop No Show"
"I Want To (Do Everything for You)"
"A Sweet Woman Like You"

"I Want To (Do Everything for You)" is a 1965 R&B hit written and performed by Joe Tex.[1] The single was his second number one on the R&B chart in the U.S., where it stayed for three weeks. "I Want To (Do Everything for You)" was also Joe Tex's second Top 40 entry on the Billboard Hot 100.[2]

The song has been covered by Huey Lewis and The News, Nazareth, and others.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1965) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 23
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B Singles 1

See also[edit]


  1. ^ White, Adam; Bronson, Fred (1993). The Billboard Book of Number One Rhythm & Blues Hits. Billboard Books:Watson-Guptill Publications, New York. p. 10. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 574.