Video (India.Arie song)

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This article is about the song by India.Arie. For the Jeff Lynne song, see Video!.
"Video"
Single by India.Arie
from the album Acoustic Soul
Released February 6, 2001
Format CD single
Recorded 2000
Genre Soul, R&B
Length 4:09
Label Motown
Writer(s) India.Arie, Carlos "6 July" Broady, Shannon Sanders
Producer(s) Carlos "6 July" Broady
India.Arie singles chronology
"Video"
(2001)
"Brown Skin"
(2001)

"Video" is the first single released by American singer-songwriter India.Arie from her album Acoustic Soul. This song is her most successful one to date on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2002, "Video" was nominated for four Grammy Awards: "Record of the Year", "Song of the Year", "Best Female R&B Vocal Performance" and "Best R&B song". The song also contains a sample of "Fun" by Brick and a sample of "Top Billin'" by Audio Two.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2001) Peak
position
UK Singles Chart 32
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 47
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 14

Other appearances[edit]

The song is heard in the third episode of the first season of The Newsroom. The song is also heard in an episode of The Proud Family, when Penny is giving a make-over to one of the Gross sisters.