THE 1000 BEST SONGS IN THE WORLD EVER.
359-Method Man featuring Mary J.Blige-I’ll Be There For You/You’re All I Need To Get By.
1995-Number 10 single.
Best Bit-At 0.33.The song is often cited as the hybrid of what’s now known as ‘Thug Loved’ duets.
Called ‘The Queen Of Hip-Hop Soul’ Mary J.Blige is credited with influencing the musical marriage of Hip-Hop and R&B,combining female vocals over Hip-Hop beats,the recipe which dominates the charts of today.
Method Man was born Clifford Smith in Long Island,New York,he is a member of the critically acclaimed East Coast Hip-Hop collective ‘Wu Tang Clan.’His solo career comprises five studio Albums and eighteen singles,four of which have reached the UK top 40.
The song samples ‘You’re All I Need To Get By’ a 1968 Tamla Motown hit written by Nicholas Ashford and Valerie Simpson and sung by Marvin Gaye and TammI Terrell.
‘Like sweet morning dew I took one look at you and it was plain to see you were my destiny.’
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