Water Runs Dry

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"Water Runs Dry"
Single by Boyz II Men
from the album III
Released April 10, 1995
Recorded 1994
Genre R&B, Pop
Length 3:22
Label Motown
Writer(s) Babyface
Producer(s) Babyface
Boyz II Men singles chronology
"Thank You"
(1995)
"Water Runs Dry"
(1995)
"Vibin'"
(1995)

"Water Runs Dry" is a 1995 single by Boyz II Men for the Motown label, written and produced by Babyface.[1] The single, number four from the album II, reached number 2 in the United States, and number 24 in the UK.[2][3] It also contains a version of the group's previous number one hit from the same album, "I'll Make Love To You".

Track listings[edit]

[1] US Remixes

  1. Water Runs Dry (Strat Mix Edit) 3:53
  2. Water Runs Dry (Strat Mix) 4:51
  3. Water Runs Dry (Mood Mix Edit) 4:10
  4. Water Runs Dry (Mood Mix) 4:44
  5. Water Runs Dry (LP Version) 3:21

US Maxi-CD

  1. Water Runs Dry (LP Version) 3:21
  2. Water Runs Dry (Mood Mix) 4:43
  3. Water Runs Dry (Strat Mix) 4:51
  4. Water Runs Dry (Groove Mix) 4:30
  5. Water Runs Dry (Bump Mix) 4:38

US Vinyl, 12", Promo

  • A1 Water Runs Dry (LP Version) 3:21
  • A2 Water Runs Dry (Mood Mix) 4:43
  • A3 Water Runs Dry (Instrumental) 3:21
  • B1 Water Runs Dry (Strat Mix) 4:51
  • B2 Water Runs Dry (Groove Mix) 4:30
  • B3 Water Runs Dry (Acapella) 3:21

UK Maxi-CD

  1. Water Runs Dry (Strat Mix Edit) 4:00
  2. Water Runs Dry (LP Version) 3:21
  3. Water Runs Dry (Mood Mix) 4:43
  4. Ill Make Love To You (Pop Edit) 3:49

UK Vinyl, 12", Promo

  • A1 Water Runs Dry (Strat Mix) 3:21
  • A2 Water Runs Dry (Mood Mix) 4:43
  • A3 Water Runs Dry (Bump Mix) 3:21
  • B1 Water Runs Dry (LP Version) 4:51
  • B2 Water Runs Dry (Groove Mix) 4:30
  • B3 I'll Make Love To You (I Wanna Make Love To You Version) 3:21

Renditions[edit]

In 1998, contemporary jazz guitarist Chuck Loeb covered the song for his album The Moon, the Stars and the Setting Sun.[4]

Boyce Avenue have also covered this song in acoustic format.

Contemporary Christian artist The Katinas covered the song in their 2013 album Love Chapter.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Water Runs Dry - Boyz II Men". Allmusic. Retrieved 26 November 2009. 
  2. ^ "Water Runs Dry - Boyz II Men". Billboard. Retrieved 26 November 2009. 
  3. ^ "Water Runs Dry". EveryHit.com. Retrieved 26 November 2009. 
  4. ^ "The Moon, the Stars and the Setting Sun". Allmusic. 

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