Are U Still Down

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"Are U Still Down"
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Single by Jon B. featuring 2Pac
from the album Cool Relax
ReleasedJanuary 13, 1998 (1998-01-13) [1]
Recorded1996–1997 [2]
  • Tupac Shakur
  • Johnny Jackson [4]
Music video
"Are U Still Down" on YouTube

"Are U Still Down" is a song co-written [3] and performed by American contemporary R&B singer Jon B, issued as a single from his second studio album Cool Relax . It was commissioned as a double single with "They Don't Know" in some markets, including the United States. [5] [1] The song features a rap by American hip hop musician 2Pac; and it was the final rap verse that 2Pac recorded before his death. [6]


"Are U Still Down" was produced by Johnny J. [7] As a tribute to Tupac, in 2004, 8 years after the rappers death, Jon B. recorded "Are U Still Down, Part. 2" with the original producer. Johnny J also had plans to release unreleased Tupac records. In part 2, Tupac's lyrics are sampled from his song Happy Home [8] which was a part of his Until The End Of Time Album, released on March 27, 2001 [9] 4.5 years after his death.

"Are U Still Down" peaked at number 29 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number two on the R&B chart in 1998. [10] [11]

Music video

A music video was commissioned for the song, directed by Tim Story. [12]

Chart positions

Chart (1998) [10] Peak
US Billboard Hot 100 [11] 29
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks ( Billboard )2
US Rhythmic Top 40 (Billboard)18

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