Honey Love (R. Kelly song)

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"Honey Love"
Single by R. Kelly and Public Announcement
from the album Born into the 90's
Released May 16, 1992
Format CD single, vinyl single
Recorded 1991
Genre R&B, quiet storm
Length 4:03 (single version)
5:04 (album version)
Label Jive
Writer(s) Robert Kelly
Producer(s) R. Kelly
R. Kelly and Public Announcement singles chronology
"She's Got That Vibe"
"Honey Love"
"Slow Dance (Hey Mr. DJ)"

"Honey Love" a song by American R&B singer R. Kelly and American R&B group Public Announcement. It was released as the second single from Kelly's debut studio album Born into the 90's (1992). It became Kelly's first number-one on the US R&B chart where it peaked for two weeks; also it barely made the Top 40 pop chart portion, peaking at number 39 on the Billboard Hot 100.[1]

The song was also used in the 1993 movie Menace II Society.

Music video[edit]

The video features a cameo appearance by actress Halle Berry.[2][3]


R. Kelly mentions "Honey Love" in a verse of his smash hit "I Wish": "'Honey Love' goes platinum and y'all ass come around / But y'all don't wanna raise the roof until my shit is going down."


Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1992) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 39
US Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales[5] 40
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[6] 1


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 317. 
  2. ^ "Halle Berry biography". HalleBerryWeb.Com. Retrieved 2012-01-11. 
  3. ^ "Halle Berry makes her debut in an R Kelly video in 1992 | Videos". Now Magazine. 2008-06-01. Retrieved 2012-01-11. 
  4. ^ "R. Kelly – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for R. Kelly.
  5. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/artist/r-kelly-mn0000319347/awards
  6. ^ "R. Kelly – Chart history" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for R. Kelly.

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