My Kinda Girl (Babyface song)

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"My Kinda Girl"
Single by Babyface
from the album Tender Lover
Released May 29, 1990 (1990-05-29)[1]
Format 7", 12", cassette, CD
Recorded 1989 (1989)
Genre R&B, new jack swing
Length 4:39 (album version)
4:10 (single edit)[2]
Label SOLAR/Epic
Writer(s) Babyface, Daryl Simmons, L.A. Reid[3]
Producer(s) Babyface, L.A. Reid[4]
Babyface singles chronology
"Whip Appeal"
(1990)
"My Kinda Girl"
(1990)
"Love Makes Things Happen"
(1990)
Tender Lover track listing
"Can't Stop My Heart"
(4)
"My Kinda Girl"
(5)
"Where Will You Go"
(6)
Music video
"My Kinda Girl" on YouTube

"My Kinda Girl" is a song performed and co-written[3] by Babyface, issued as the fourth and final single from his album Tender Lover. The song was also the fourth consecutive hit single from the album, peaking at #30 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1990.[5]

Chart positions[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1990)[5] Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100 30
US Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales (Billboard) 28
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks (Billboard) 3

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Position
U.S. Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks (Billboard)[6] 37

References[edit]

  1. ^ "My Kinda Girl [CD Single] - Babyface - Credits - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved April 16, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Babyface - My Kinda Girl at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved April 17, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "My Kinda Girl - Babyface - Listen, Appearances, Song Review - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved April 16, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Babyface - My Kinda Girl (Vinyl) at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved April 16, 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "Babyface - Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved April 16, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Babyface - Chart history - Billboard". Billboard. Retrieved April 17, 2014. 

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