My, My, My

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For the song by Armand Van Helden, see My My My (Armand Van Helden song).
"My, My, My"
Single by Johnny Gill
from the album Johnny Gill
Released May 16, 1990
Format 12" single
Recorded 1989
Genre R&B, soul, quiet storm, smooth jazz
Length 5:21
Label Motown
Writer(s) Babyface, Daryl Simmons
Producer(s) L.A. Reid & Babyface
Johnny Gill singles chronology
"Rub You the Right Way"
(1990)
"My, My, My"
(1990)
"Fairweather Friend"
(1990)

"My, My, My" is a number-one R&B single by Johnny Gill. As the second single from Gill's self-titled album, the hit song, with backing vocals performed by After 7, spent two weeks at number-one on the US R&B chart, and made the number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.[1] It was also Gill's only song to reach the Adult Contemporary singles chart, where it peaked at #32. In 1991 the song won a Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single, Male. It's also known to be Johnny Gill's signature song. This song is listed as BMI Work #1039724.

In 1990, saxophonist Gerald Albright covered the song from the album "Dream Come True."[2]

Music video[edit]

"My, My, My" was a cross between Doo Wop and 30's vocals released by an obscure group, The Cabineers, in 1951.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100 10
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 1
US Adult Contemporary 32

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 229. 
  2. ^ "Dream Come True overview". Allmusic.com. 

See also[edit]