You Remind Me

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This article is about the song by Mary J. Blige. For the song by Usher, see U Remind Me.
"You Remind Me"
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Single by Mary J. Blige
from the album What's the 411?
Released June 23, 1992 (1992-06-23)
Recorded August 1991
Length 4:19
Label Uptown
Writer(s) Eric Milteer
Producer(s) Dave "Jam" Hall
Mary J. Blige singles chronology
"I'll Do 4 U"
"You Remind Me"
"Real Love"

"You Remind Me" is a song by American singer Mary J. Blige. It served as Blige's debut single, the first from her debut album What's the 411? (1992). Written by Eric Milteer and produced by Dave "Jam" Hall, it was originally used on the soundtrack of 1991 comedy film Strictly Business. The song marked Blige's first top forty hit, reaching number twenty-nine on the Billboard Hot 100 and number one on the Hot R&B Singles chart.[1] The music video was released in 1992.

Formats and track listings[edit]

CD maxi single[2]
No. Title Length
1. "You Remind Me" (Straight from the Heart Radio Edit) 3:18
2. "You Remind Me" (Straight from the Heart Mix) 5:40
3. "You Remind Me" (Album Version) 4:15
4. "You Remind Me" (Ad's Radio Mix) 5:12

Credits and personnel[edit]

Credits adapted from the What's the 411? liner notes.[3]



Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[8] Gold 500,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 65. 
  2. ^ "Mary J Blige - You Remind Me". Retrieved March 31, 2017. 
  3. ^ Blige, Mary J. (1992). What's the 411? (Liner Notes) (Compact Disc). Mary J. Blige. Uptown Records. 
  4. ^ "Mary J Blige: Artist Chart History" Official Charts Company. Retrieved March 31, 2017.
  5. ^ "Mary J. Blige – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Mary J. Blige. Retrieved March 31, 2017.
  6. ^ "Mary J. Blige – Chart history" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Mary J. Blige. Retrieved March 31, 2017.
  7. ^ "R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: Year End 1992". Billboard. Retrieved March 31, 2017. 
  8. ^ "American single certifications – Mary J Blige – You Remind Me". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved March 31, 2017.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH

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