Number One (R. Kelly song)

"Number One" is the first single featuring Keri Hilson from American R&B singer R. Kelly's 2009 album, Untitled. The song was released digitally on July 28, 2009.[1]

"Number One"
Single by R. Kelly featuring Keri Hilson
from the album Untitled
ReleasedJuly 28, 2009
  • Kelly
  • Riffraph Hamilton
  • Royalty Hamilton
R. Kelly singles chronology
"I Believe"
"Number One"
Keri Hilson singles chronology
"Slow Dance"
"Number One"
"Everything, Everyday, Everywhere"

Music videoEdit

The music video was released on August 17, 2009. In the video, Kelly and Hilson wear Michael Jackson-inspired jackets and pay tribute to the late King of Pop in the Chris Robinson-directed clip.[2] The video was listed number #92 on BET notarized top 100 videos.


The official remix features R&B singers T-Pain and Keyshia Cole. It was released September 29, 2009 on Kelly's YouTube account and the internet. The final version was released two days later, October 1, 2009, with ad-libs by Keyshia Cole on the chorus after her verse. J. Holiday uses the lines "Ooh ooh," from J. Holiday's 2007 hit, "Bed" The digital download single of the remix was released on October 27, 2009.

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2009) Peak
UK Singles Chart 190
Swedish Singles Chart[3] 52
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[4] 59
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 Airplay[5] 47
U.S. Billboard Ringtones Songs[6] 19
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs[7] 8


  1. ^ New single called "Number One".
  2. ^ "Number One" video
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  4. ^ "Top 100 Music Hits, Top 100 Music Charts, Top 100 Songs & The Hot 100". Retrieved 2011-02-20.
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  7. ^ "Top Hip-Hop and R&B Songs & Singles Charts". Retrieved 2011-02-20.

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