You Gotta Be" is a pop song by British singer Des'ree, written by the singer with the track's producer, Ashley Ingram. It was the third song on Des'ree's second album I Ain't Movin', and the first song on that album's US version. The song was released as a single around the world in 1994, becoming a top-forty hit in several countries and a top-ten hit in the United States and Australia
Gotta be bold, gotta be bad Gotta be wise, don't ever say Gotta be hard, not too too hard All I know is love will save the day. You gotta be bad, you gotta be bold, you gotta be wiser You gotta be hard, you gotta be tough, you gotta be stronger You gotta be cool, you gotta be calm, you gotta stay together Yeah. You gotta be bad, you gotta be bold, you gotta be wiser You gotta be hard, you gotta be tough, you gotta be stronger. About You Gotta Be. You Gotta Be is the lead single from I Ain’t Movin'
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You Gotta Be" is a song recorded by the British soul singer Des'ree. It was the first single from her second album I Ain't Movin.
Des'ree wrote this song with Ashley Ingram of the British band Imagination. This was used in the 1994 Hilary Swank movie The Next Karate Kid. It also shows up in the films The Object of My Affection (1998) and Captain Marvel (2019). This was the only US hit for Des'ree, who was born Desiree Weeks. In the UK, she also charted with "Feel So High," "Life" and "What's Your Sign. In the UK, this charted in three times: first at when it was released in 1994, at as a 1995 remix, and at in 1999 when the song was re-issued.