Missing You (Brandy, Gladys Knight, Tamia, and Chaka Khan song)

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"Missing You"
Single by Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight and Chaka Khan
from the album Set It Off
Released August 6, 1996
Format CD single
Recorded June 1996
Genre R&B, pop, soul, gospel
Length 4:22
Label Elektra Records
Writer(s) Gordon Chambers, Barry Eastmond
Producer(s) Barry Eastmond
Brandy singles chronology
"Sittin' Up in My Room"
"Missing You"
"The Boy Is Mine"
Tamia singles chronology
"Slow Jams"
"Missing You"
Gladys Knight singles chronology
"Next Time"
"Missing You"
"Feelin' Good"
Chaka Khan singles chronology
"Facts of Love"
"Missing You"
"Never Miss the Water"

"Missing You" is a song by Brandy, Gladys Knight, Tamia, and Chaka Khan, recorded for the soundtrack of the 1996 motion picture Set It Off. Written and produced by Gordon Chambers and Barry Eastmond, it was released as a single in August 1996.

The collaboration peaked at number 2 in New Zealand and number 25 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, making it Tamia's highest chart debut (Tamia's chart debut was in 1994 on the #12 RB, #98 Hot 100 Quincy Jones' song "You Put A Move On My Heart" from his album Q's Jook Joint. "Missing You" was her 1st Top 40 song).

In 1997, "Missing You" was nominated for a Grammy Award in the category "Best Pop Vocal Performance By A Duo Or Group".

Charts and certifications[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[1] 2
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)[2] 30
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 25
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[4] 10

Certifications and sales[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
New Zealand (RMNZ)[5] Platinum 15,000*
United States 500,000[6]

*sales figures based on certification alone


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