Dance for Me (Mary J. Blige song)

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"Dance for Me"
Single by Mary J. Blige featuring Common
from the album No More Drama
Released August 7, 2001 (2001-08-07)
Recorded 2001
Length 4:47
Label MCA
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Bruce Miller
  • Lonnie Lynn
  • Sting
Producer(s) Dame Grease
Mary J. Blige singles chronology
"Family Affair
"Dance for Me"
"No More Drama"

"Dance for Me" is a song by American recording artist Mary J. Blige, featuring vocals by rapper Common. It was written by Bruce Miller, Common, and Blige and produced by Dame Grease for her fifth solo album, No More Drama (2001). The song samples the 1979 song "The Bed's Too Big Without You" as performed by English rock band The Police and written by band member Sting.

The song released as the album's second single in select European territories. The single never received a release within the United States. The music video was directed by Urban Ström. There are two versions of the music video released. One is the video for the radio edit of the song, the other video is for the Plutonium Remix. Both versions feature rapper Common.

Formats and track listings[edit]

CD 01
  1. "Dance for Me" (featuring Common) (New Album Version)
  2. "Dance for Me" (featuring Common) (Plutonium Radio Edit)
  3. "Dance for Me" (C-Swing Remix)
CD 02
  1. "Dance for Me" (featuring Common) (Radio Edit)
  2. "Dance for Me" (Sunship Vocal Mix)
  3. "Dance for Me" (Sunship Dub Mix)


Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2001) Peak
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[1] 48
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[2] 36
Denmark (Tracklisten)[3] 19
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[4] 20
France (SNEP)[5] 82
Germany (Official German Charts)[6] 82
Ireland (IRMA)[7] 24
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[8] 55
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[9] 44
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[10] 50
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[11] 13