Men in Black by Will Smith was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, August 16, 1997 spending 4 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. This novelty number was the first solo hit for Will Smith. "Men In Black" held the #1 spot in the official UK singles chart from August 16 of that year for four weeks, and was also #1 on the US Airplay chart for four weeks beginning August 9. Smith starred in the comedy thriller Men In Black with Tommy Lee Jones. This was Smith's first release as a solo artist - all his previous releases were with DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. By cross-promoting the film and the song, Smith was able to leverage his talents as a musician and an actor to make his work extremely marketable.
Who sang Men in Black?
Men in Black was performed by Will Smith
What year did Men in Black get to the UK number 1 spot?
Men in Black first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, August 16, 1997
How long was Men in Black at number 1 in the UK?
Men in Black spent 4 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.