Only You (112 song)

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For the song by the Platters, see Only You (And You Alone).
"Only You"
Single by 112 featuring The Notorious B.I.G. & Mase
from the album 112
Released June 27, 1996 (1996-06-27)
Format Cassette, CD, Vinyl
Recorded 1996
Genre R&B
Length 5:02
Label Bad Boy
Writer(s) Sean Combs, Christopher Wallace, Mase, 112
Producer(s) Sean Combs, Stevie J
Certification Gold (RIAA)
112 singles chronology
"Only You"
(1996)
"Come See Me"
(1997)

"Only You" is the debut single from R&B group 112 from their debut album of the same name. Both the original and the remix were released as singles. The remix features Mase and The Notorious B.I.G..

The song reached number one on two of Billboard Magazine's charts: Hot Dance Singles Sales and Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay.[1][2] The song made its debut at number seven on the Billboard Hot 100 on July 27, 1996. The song spent 39 weeks in the top 100, peaking at number 13.

The song was performed when the band guest-starred in two episodes of the UPN Sitcom Moesha.

Charts[edit]

Peak positions[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 13
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 3

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 34

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
United States (RIAA)[4] Gold 1,000,000[5]

*sales figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ "112 Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for 112. Retrieved April 21, 2015.
  2. ^ "112 Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for 112. Retrieved April 21, 2015.
  3. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1996". Retrieved 2010-08-27. 
  4. ^ "American single certifications – 112 – Only You". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved May 7, 2015.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH
  5. ^ "Best-Selling Records of 1996". Billboard (BPI Communications Inc.) 109 (3): 61. January 18, 1997. ISSN 0006-2510. Retrieved May 7, 2015.