I'll Do 4 U

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"I'll Do 4 U"
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Single by Father MC featuring Mary J. Blige
from the album Father's Day
Released October 5, 1990
Format 12", Vinyl
Recorded February 1990
Genre Hip hop,[1] new jack swing[1]
Length 3:03
Label Uptown/MCA
Songwriter(s) Timothy Brown, David Foster, Cheryl Lynn, David Paich
Producer(s) Mark Morales, Mark C. Rooney
Father MC singles chronology
"Treat Them Like They Want to Be Treated"
(1990)
"I'll Do 4 U"
(1990)
"Lisa Baby"
(1991)
"Treat Them Like They Want to Be Treated"
(1990)
"I'll Do 4 U"
(1990)
"Lisa Baby"
(1991)
Mary J. Blige singles chronology
"I'll Do 4 U"
(1990) I'll Do 4 U1990
"You Remind Me"
(1992) You Remind Me1992

"I'll Do 4 U" is a song by American hip hop artist Father MC, and features R&B artist Mary J. Blige. The song was recorded for Father MC's debut album Father's Day and released as the second single for the album in October 1990. It samples "Got To Be Real" by Cheryl Lynn.

Track listings[edit]

12", Vinyl
  1. "I'll Do 4 U" (Radio Version) - 3:03
  2. "I'll Do 4 U" (Extended Version) - 5:04
  3. "I'll Do 4 U" (Acappella) - 5:06
12", Vinyl (Promo)
  1. "I'll Do 4 U" (Radio Version) - 3:03
  2. "I'll Do 4 U" (Radio Instrumental) - 3:03
  3. "I'll Do 4 U" (Extended Version) - 5:04
  4. "I'll Do 4 U" (Extended Instrumental) - 5:04
  5. "I'll Do 4 U" (Acappella) - 5:06

Personnel[edit]

Information taken from Discogs.[2]

  • executive production: Andre Harrell, Sean Combs
  • production: Mark Morales, Mark C. Rooney

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1990)[3][not in citation given] Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 20
U.S. Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales 11
U.S. Hot R&B Singles 14
U.S. Hot Rap Singles 1
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ) 1

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