All Night Long (Mary Jane Girls song)

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"All Night Long"
A-side label of U.S. vinyl single
Single by Mary Jane Girls
from the album Mary Jane Girls
Released February 6, 1983
Format 7" single
CD single
Cassette single
Maxi single
Recorded 1982
Genre Funk, Disco
Length

5:34 (album version)

3:51 (single version)
Writer(s) Rick James

"All Night Long" is a 1983 song from the American girl group Mary Jane Girls.

In the U.S the song enjoyed success on the Hot Black Singles Chart peaking at #11, on the Dance Chart it peaked at #8 but the song failed to succeed in the general public peaking only at #101 on the Billboard Bubbling Under the Hot 100 chart. It is their only hit in the uk charts peaking at #13.

The song has been heavily sampled since its inception, including by artists LL Cool J and Mary J. Blige. The bassline samples Keni Burke's 1982 single "Risin' to the Top".

The song was included in the soundtrack of the 2002 video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.

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