My, My, My

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"My, My, My"
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Single by Johnny Gill
from the album Johnny Gill
Released May 16, 1990
Format 12" single
Recorded 1989
Genre R&B, soul, quiet storm, smooth jazz
Length 5:21
Label Motown
Songwriter(s) Babyface, Daryl Simmons
Producer(s) L.A. Reid & Babyface
Johnny Gill singles chronology
"Rub You the Right Way"
(1990)
"My, My, My"
(1990)
"Fairweather Friend"
(1990)
"Rub You the Right Way"
(1990)
"My, My, My"
(1990)
"Fairweather Friend"
(1990)

"My, My, My" is a number-one R&B single by American singer-songwriter Johnny Gill. As the second single from Gill's second self-titled album, the hit song, with backing vocals performed by After 7, as well as a jazz solo performed by saxophonist Kenny G, spent two weeks at number-one on the US R&B chart, and made the number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.[1] It was also Gill's only song to reach the Adult Contemporary singles chart, where it peaked at #32. In 1991 the song won a Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single, Male. It's also known to be Johnny Gill's signature song. This song is listed as BMI Work #1039724.

In 1990, saxophonist Gerald Albright covered the song for the album Dream Come True.[2]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100 10
US Hot R&B Singles 1
US Adult Contemporary[3] 32

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 229. 
  2. ^ "Dream Come True overview". Allmusic. 
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 103.