"Da Butt" is a single released in 1988 from the original soundtrack to the film School Daze. The song was written by Marcus Miller and performed by the D.C.-based go-go band E.U. The song reached number one on the Billboard's Hot Black Singles chart[1] for the week of April 23, 1988, and was ranked #61 on VH1's 100 Greatest One Hit Wonders of the 80s. The music video was directed by Spike Lee.

"Da Butt"
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Single by E.U.
from the album School Daze: Original Soundtrack Album
Released1988 (1988)
Format
Recorded1987
GenreGo-go, funk
Length
  • 5:09 (extended version)
  • 3:54 (single version)
LabelEMI America
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Marcus Miller

Track listingEdit

  • 12" single
  1. "Da Butt" (radio mix) – 6:20
  2. "Da Butt" (B'Boy dub) – 5:23
  3. "Da Butt" (extended version) – 5:09
  4. "Da Butt" (7" version) – 3:54
  • 7" single
  1. "Da Butt" (7" version) – 3:54
  2. "Da Butt" (B'Boy dub) – 5:23

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (1988-89) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 35
US Billboard Hot Black Singles[2] 1
US Billboard Hot Dance Club Play[2] 23

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 436.
  2. ^ a b c "Da Butt - Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved 6 September 2017.

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