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Features Nicki Minaj
Released July 8, 2014
Recorded 2014
Format Digital download
Genre R&B, disco, funk, rap
Length 4:02
Label RCA
Writer Usher Raymond, Pharrell Williams, Onika Maraj
Producer Pharrell
Single information
Single release July 15, 2014
Video release
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"She Came to Give It to You" is a song by Usher from his upcoming eight studio album UR, which features guest vocals by Nicki Minaj. The song serves as the second single from the album. It was produced by Pharrell. It premiered on July 8, 2014 on radio station 1075 WGCI in Chicago, and was released as a digital download the same day. The song was released to Urban stations on July 15, and to Pop stations on July 22. A music video was shot for the song on July 20, and premiered on August 26, 2014.

The song has been certfied Gold in Australia.


On July 7, 2014, radio station WGCI announced on Instagram that Usher was dropping his new single called She Came to Give It to You on there the next morning featuring Nicki Minaj and produced by Pharrell. It was available to purchase the same day. The song was released to Urban stations on July 15, 2014 and was the #2 most added song of the week. It was also the #1 most added that same week on Top 40 Rhythmic radio. It was released to Top 40 Mainstream (Pop) stations on July 22.

Music Video


Usher - She Came II Give It II U ft. Nicki Minaj

Nicki & Usher confirmed the music video during her appearnace on HSN. It was shot on July 20, 2014, and premiered on his Youtube channel on August 26, 2014.

Live Performance

Usher and Nicki performed the song for the 1st time at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards.


~Nicki~ Yo He want the flirty girl, I'm the girly girl You know who get the worm its the early bird flow Slicker than MJ, early curl I got to clip these bitches like sterly sturl I seen him in the club he could get the cub I ain't talking about baseball but go get the glove Don't be like OJ and forget your glove Tryna get faded, go and get the drug Five plus five what they call that? Ten Out in japan we be counting that, Yen Ladies who you trying get it popping with? Men No little boys in the circle of Usher Got em under pressure When your girl come through Nicki gon' crush her And tell your man play the back like a spine You only last 6 seconds like a vine

~Usher~ I’m so confused If you only knew She came to give it to you

Girl it ain’t what you do It’s what you do tonight And there ain’t no shortcuts In doing something right If you knew what I knew She'd be yours tonight Just look around the club Cause you’re here to have a good time

~Nicki~ Yeah, c'mon C'mon, uh-huh, yo yo I'm Nicki M and he is Usher All these niggas be tryna cuff her What you know about that Swiffer duster Until next time you motherfuckers


Chart (2014) Peak
Australia (ARIA) 32
Australia Urban (ARIA) 5
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders) 42
Belgium (Ultratop Flanders) 25
Canada (Canadian Hot 100) 56
France (SNEP) 72
Germany (Media Control Charts) 30
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 74
UK Singles Chart 16
US Billboard Hot 100 89
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard) 27
US Hot R&B Songs (Billboard) 9
US Rhythmic (Billboard) 26