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"Sittin' Up in My Room" (Doug Rasheed instrumental), "Sittin' Up in My Room" (Doug Rasheed hip hop instrumental), This page was last edited on 6 December 2020, at 09:00. Release date: 31. $17.77. damn diss brings back memories yea i rememba when it first came out 4 the waiting 2 exhale soundtrack big ups brandy rate and comment plzzz nd enjoy Brandy took center stage at the 2020 Census Concert That Count. Styles. "True" is a song by American recording artist Brandy Norwood recorded for her fifth studio album Human (2008). Sittin' Up In My Room. Brandy is known for her over 20 year career that’s brought about such hits like “I Wanna Be Down”, “The Boy Is Mine” and “Sittin’ Up in My Room”. 5min | Short, Music | Video December 1995. Though the song does not allow her to unwind with her higher notes, it does, however, reveal her lower octaves. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. The Doug Rasheed Hip Hop Remix featured LL Cool J. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Sittin' Up in My Room - Brandy on AllMusic - 1995 ... Release Date December 11, 1995. Country: US. It was written and produced by Babyface and recorded by Norwood for the soundtrack of the 1995 film Waiting to Exhale, starring Whitney Houston and Angela Bassett. "[6] In 2014, Complex magazine ranked the single 39th on its list of the 50 R&B Songs of the 1990s. So when I was recording ‘Sittin’ Up In My Room,’ I was thinking, ‘This is my chance to show Babyface that I could sing!’ But he was like, ‘You don’t have to do all of that. [3] Commenting on the recording process, Norwood later elaborated: “I was going crazy with my vocal runs because I really wanted to impress Babyface. Chorus: Be sittin up in my room Back here thinkin bout you I must confess, I'm a mess for you Be sittin up in my room Back here thinkin bout you I … ( Log Out /  I am sorry for the technical difficulties on the live, we will make sure everything is on point for all of you next time. on 25th Anniversary of Brandy’s ‘Sittin’ Up In My Room’, Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), 15th Anniversary of Mariah Carey’s ‘Don’t Forget About Us’. Check out Sittin' Up In My Room by Brandy on Amazon Music. CD Maxi Arista. Norwood declared filming as "fun" as she had a "great relationship" with Williams at that time, having previously worked with him on the videos for the Hip–Hop Remix of "I Wanna Be Down" and her second single "Baby". [12][13][14], The music video for "Sittin' Up in My Room" was directed by Hype Williams. "Sittin' Up in My Room" is a song by American recording artist Brandy Norwood. “Sittin' Up in My Room” peaked at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and R&B chart in 1995. Sittin' Up In My Room a talk with Babyface will be rescheduled for another date. It was kept from the top spot by ‘One Sweet Day’ from Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men which dominated the #1 spot for sixteen weeks. A music video was also filmed, depicting Brandy keeping herself penned up in a retro, brightly colored room after her friend tells her that her love interest is joining the party downstairs. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Actor Donald Faison appears as her love interest in the video, directed by Hype Williams. "Sittin' Up in My Room" was performed on several television and award show ceremonies, such as Late Show with David Letterman, the 23rd Annual American Music Awards, the 1996 Soul Train Awards, the 39th Annual Grammy Awards, and the 2015 Soul Train Music Awards. Format: Cassette, Single, Sonopress, Dolby HX Pro, B NR. compare: Delivery to US in: 4-11 workdays (in stock) ... Other products from Brandy: Brandy Talk About Our Love . Brandy Sittin Up In My Room . The song peaked at #2 on Billboard’s Hot 100, which at the time was Brandy’s most successful single release. It is of note that the characteristic bass intro is a replica of the famous riff performed by bassist Larry Graham, of Sly and the Family Stone, on their hit "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)", and its remix featuring LL Cool J contains a sample of "Haven't You Heard" by Patrice Rushen.[1]. [40], Recording Industry Association of America, "Full Clip: Brandy Breaks Down Her Entire Catalogue Feat. Using a pleasant mixture of plunking bass and synthesizer chords, [the song] proves that he has a grabbag of styles at his disposal. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Sittin' Up In My Room. Sittin' Up in My Room ~ Release group by Brandy. Pandora LIVE! [7], Released as the second single from the soundtrack, "Sittin' Up in My Room" debuted at number forty-six and number thirteen, on the Hot 100 Singles chart and Hot R&B Singles chart, the issue date of December 30, 1995, respectively. Overview; Aliases; Tags; Details; Edit; Single. Brandy has kept the pedal to the metal since the release of new album 'B7' this summer. – 23.3. [3] Musically, songs from fellow R&B singer Aaliyah's debut album Age Ain't Nothing but a Number (1994) served as an inspiration while starting the song idea for "Sittin' Up in My Room". Country: US. [2] "Bassy" Bob Brockmann mixed the track; recording was overseen by Brad Gilderman. From The Vault is back and this week journeys to a jam poured out in 1995. ( Log Out /  "[5] Craig Lytle from Allmusic wrote that "with a Sly Stone twist, Babyface concocts a laid-back funk groove for "Sittin' up in My Room," which features the humble vocals of Brandy. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Brandy Crossover To Brand... $33.87. The idea for a duet version of the album originally came up while Brandy was on a two-month stint as the opening act on Boyz II Men's national tour in early 1995. 2, while Monica’s Space Jam single “For You I Will,” written by Diane Warren, climbed to No. $33.99. It was dope.”[15], *sales figures based on certification alone, In 1997, jazz fusion/contemporary jazz group Pieces of a Dream offered their take on the album Pieces. Format: Vinyl, 7", Single, 45 RPM. Cause everytime you smile, I feel tremors in my heart I have but one concern, how can I get with you Til my day comes, here's what I'm gonna do. Release Date 12 December 1995 Do you know any background info about this album? "Sittin' Up in My Room" is a song by American recording artist Brandy Norwood. Originally written and composed by RedOne along with Claude Kelly for entertainer Michael Jackson, the song deals with betrayal and heartbreak.A pop-R&B ballad that features instrumentation by the piano and strings, "True" deals with trust issues lyrically. Released: 1996. Genre. Single by Brandy; from the album B7; Released: July 31, 2020: Genre: R&B: Length: 5: 12: Label: Brand Nu; eOne; Songwriter(s) Brandy Norwood; Darhyl 'DJ' Camper; Kimberly 'Kaydence' Krysiuk; Al Sherrod Lambert; Producer(s) Norwood; LaShawn Daniels; DJ Camper; Brandy singles chronology ' Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Vinyl Maxi Atlantic. In New Zealand, the single peaked at #6, and stayed in the Top 30 for ten weeks. R&B. [8][9] The single reached the number two on the Hot R&B Singles chart, the issue of February 17, 1996 and stayed there three consecutive weeks. Brandy took the Babyface-penned “Sittin’ Up In My Room” from Waiting to Exhale to No. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Sittin' Up in My Room - Brandy on AllMusic - 1995. The song has since been performed on several awards shows and Norwood's concerts and tours, including the 1998 Never Say Never World Tour and the 2016 Slayana World Tour. [15] Commenting on the result, Norwood remarked: "It was a great video, dance and everything. Babyface, Monica, Timbaland, Kanye West, Diddy & More", "Pop Music: Simply Singles - No Waiting for 'Exhale' Follow-Ups", "Brandy Tells All: The Stories Behind Her Classic Records", "The ARIA Australian Top 100 Singles Chart – Week Ending 14 Apr 1996", "Íslenski Listinn Topp 40 (17.2. ( Log Out /  $13.06. The music video was directed by Hype Williams, and starred actor Donald Faison, who is best known for his role as Turk in TV show Scrubs. Released: 1996. I'm a mess for you be sittin' up in my room l'm a mess for you baby baby back here thinkin' 'bout you for you babe . Tell me what is up You see I need to know Tell if I'm far, or if I'm getting close I have but one concern, and that one concern is you Til I'm with you, here's what I'm gonna do. Watch the video for Sittin' Up in My Room from Brandy's 100 Movie Hits for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Jul 2020. Just keep your vocals simple.’”[4], Cheo Hodari Coker from the Los Angeles Times praised Babyface for his production on the song, stating "Babyface's funky-but-restrained background track is the real star of this jam. ‘Sittin’ Up In My Room’ by Brandy was taken from the multi-Platinum #1 soundtrack ‘Waiting To Exhale’, and was written and produced by Babyface. Just sing, baby. Shipping charges are minimized. It won the award for Best Song from a Movie and was nominated for Best Video from a Film at the 1996 MTV Awards. The song was certified Gold by the RIAA. [10] It also peaked at number two on the Hot 100 Singles chart (kept from the top spot by Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men's One Sweet Day), staying on the chart for a total of thirty-three weeks. The track was one out of five singles the album spawned and reached number two on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming Norwood's most successful single on that particular chart up to that point. "Sittin' Up in My Room" was written and produced by Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds. [11] The single earned a platinum award by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) on May 23, 1996, with 1,000,000 copies sold. Label: Arista ‎– 07822-12929-4. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1996 CD release of Sittin' Up In My Room on Discogs. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Urban Contemporary R&B. I knew how to pull back, but it was one of those things where I thought, ‘This is my chance!’ I always wanted to work with Babyface going back to ["Tender Lover"] [...] Actually, he was the most legendary producer that I had worked with to that point. [15] Actor Donald Faison appears in the video; Faison played the son of Loretta Devine's character Gloria in Waiting to Exhale. Brandy (2) Sittin' Up In My Room ‎ (CD, Single, Promo) Arista: BRAND 1: Europe: 1995: Sell This Version Released: December 12th, 1995 'Sittin' Up In My Room' by Brandy was taken from the multi-Platinum #1 soundtrack 'Waiting To Exhale', and was written and … Sittin' up in My Room This song is by Brandy and appears on the movie soundtrack Waiting To Exhale (1995). Download the karaoke of Sittin' Up In My Room as made famous by Brandy in the genre Pop, R&B on Karaoke Version. The track was one out of five singles the album spawned and reached number two on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming Norwood's most successful single on that particular chart up to that point. was the latest stop in the promotional push … One of Brandy's biggest hits from the seven-time platinum Waiting to Exhale soundtrack, "Sittin' Up in My Room" is an airy love song about the agony and ecstasy of early dating. [2] The record was from a number of songs Edmonds specifically penned for the soundtrack of Forest Whitaker's 1995 romantic drama film Waiting to Exhale, starring Whitney Houston and Angela Bassett. Lifted from … ( Log Out /  View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1996 CD release of Sittin' Up In My Room on Discogs. Pedal to the metal since the release of new posts by email / Change ), You commenting. 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