Mr. Wendal" is a song recorded by American rap group Arrested Development in 1992, from their most commercially successful album, . 3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life Of...
The song peaked at number six on the
, which is one of their highest positions on the chart, and peaked within the top ten on the charts in Australia, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom. Billboard Hot 100
During a performance of the song in 1993, members of the homeless community were invited on stage during the performance, furthering the message of the song.
Content [ edit ]
The song was written about the plight of the
homeless and encourages people not to ignore them just because of their status or how they look, instead to learn from their non-materialistic lifestyles.
Music video [ edit ]
The song's music video was directed by Keith Ward.
Charts and sales [ edit ]
Peak positions [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ " Australian-charts.com – Arrested Development – Mr. Wendal / Revolution". ARIA Top 50 Singles.
^ Canadian Dance peak
^ Canadian Top Singles peak
^ " Lescharts.com – Arrested Development – Mr. Wendal / Revolution" (in French). Les classement single.
^ " Officialcharts.de – Arrested Development – Mr. Wendal / Revolution". GfK Entertainment.
^ Search for Irish peaks
^ " Dutchcharts.nl – Arrested Development – Mr. Wendal / Revolution" (in Dutch). Single Top 100.
^ " Charts.org.nz – Arrested Development – Mr. Wendal / Revolution". Top 40 Singles.
^ "The Real Thing", UK Singles Chart Chartstats.com (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
External links [ edit ]