Friend of Mine (Kelly Price song)

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"Friend of Mine"
Kelly Price Friend of Mine.jpg
Single by Kelly Price featuring R. Kelly and Ronald Isley
from the album Soul of a Woman
Released May 5, 1998
Format CD
Genre R&B, soul
Length 5:29
Label T-Neck, Island
Writer(s) Anthony Dent, Steve Jordan, Kelly Price, Jeffrey Walker, R. Kelly
Producer(s) Dent, Stevie J. & J-Dub, R. Kelly
Kelly Price featuring R. Kelly and Ronald Isley singles chronology
"Friend of Mine" (1998) "It's Gonna Rain" (1999)

"Friend of Mine" is a Grammy nominated number-one R&B song recorded by singer Kelly Price. It spent five weeks at number-one on the U.S. R&B chart and was awarded a Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul or Rap New Artist.

A remix was made of the song featuring R. Kelly and Ronald Isley. This version became a pop hit in 1998, peaking at number twelve on the U.S. Pop chart.

Music video[edit]

The music video for the remix is directed by Hype Williams.

Song information[edit]

The song opens up with Ronald Isley (Mr. Biggs) returning from to his goddaughter Kelly. In tears, Kelly says she just discovered that her best friend had been sleeping with her husband (portrayed by R. Kelly). Outraged to hear this, Biggs tells Kelly to call up her ex so he can talk to him. Kelly reluctantly does so and the song ends with Biggs scolding her ex for what he did while Kelly says she doesn't want him anymore.

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