Nothin' (That Compares 2 U)

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For the Sinéad O'Connor single, see Nothing Compares 2 U.
"Nothin' (That Compares 2 U)"
Single by The Jacksons
from the album 2300 Jackson Street
Released January 27, 1989
Format 7" single, 12" maxi single
Genre New jack swing, R&B, pop, funk
Length 5:22 (album version)
4:31 (7" edit)
Label Epic
Writer(s) L. A. Reid, Babyface
Producer(s) L. A. Reid, Babyface
The Jacksons singles chronology
"Time Out for the Burglar"
(1987)
"Nothin' (That Compares 2 U)"
(1989)
"2300 Jackson Street"
(1989)

"Nothin' (That Compares 2 U)" is the first single released from The Jacksons' album 2300 Jackson Street. The song was co-written by L. A. Reid and Babyface. "Nothin' (That Compares 2 U)" is considered one of The Jacksons' last successful singles before the group's breakup, peaking at #4 on the US Billboard R&B Singles chart. A music video was produced to promote the single.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak
position[2]
ARIA Singles Chart 89
Belgian Singles Chart (Flanders) 17
Chile Singles Chart 24
Dutch Singles Chart 18
German Singles Chart 26
Italian Singles Chart[3] 30
New Zealand Singles Chart 16
Swiss Singles Chart 24
UK Singles Chart 33
US Billboard Hot 100 77
US Billboard R&B Singles chart 4

Mixes[edit]

  • Album version (5:22)
  • 7" edit (4:13)
  • Extended version (7:42)
  • Sensitive Vocal Mix (6:00)
  • The Mix (7:05)
  • Choice Dub (5:50)
  • Bass World Dub (5:50)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Video on YouTube
  2. ^ http://www.ultratop.be/nl/showitem.asp?interpret=The+Jacksons&titel=Nothin+%28That+Compares+2+U%29&cat=s
  3. ^ http://www.hitparadeitalia.it/indici/per_interprete/aj.htm