Stay (Jodeci song)

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"Stay"
Single by Jodeci
from the album Forever My Lady
Released December 3, 1991
Genre New jack swing[1]
Length 5:11
Label Uptown/MCA
Writer(s) DeVante Swing
Producer(s) Al B. Sure!, DeVante Swing
Jodeci singles chronology
"Forever My Lady"
(1991)
"Stay"
(1991)
"Come and Talk to Me"
(1992)

"Stay" is a song by American group Jodeci from their debut album Forever My Lady (1991). The song was the third single released in promotion for the album in December 1991. "Stay" was the group's second number one R&B hit, spending two weeks at number-one on the US R&B chart and peaked at number forty-one on the Billboard Hot 100. As this, it is also the opening track from Forever My Lady. [2]

Track listing[edit]

12", Cassette, Maxi-Single, Vinyl
  1. "Stay" (Radio Version) - 4:05
  2. "Stay" (Instrumental) - 6:09
  3. "Stay" (Album Version) - 5:11
  4. "Stay" (Swing Bass) - 6:07
  5. "Stay" (Swing Drums) - 6:09
  6. "Stay" (Accapella) - 6:08

Personnel[edit]

  • Production: Al B. Sure!, DeVante Swing.[3]
  • JoJo Hailey - Lead and Background vocals
  • K-Ci Hailey - Lead and Background vocals
  • DeVante Swing - Background vocals, Instruments
  • Mr. Dalvin - Background vocals

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1991)[4] Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 41
U.S. Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales 8
U.S. Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 1

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ ...but I digress (May 31, 2007). "The Grim Reaper of R&B? Jodeci!". Blogcritics. Retrieved August 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 300. 
  3. ^ "Jodeci - Stay (12") at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved 2010-05-13. 
  4. ^ "allmusic ((( Forever My Lady > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles )))". Allmusic. Retrieved 2010-04-15. 

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