The Body
by Wale (featuring Jeremih)

Album: Album About Nothing (2015)
Charted: 87

Songfacts®:

  • This track features Wale comparing the body of object of his affection to that of a selection of cars including a Maybach and a jeep. Jeremih's hook more specifically utilizes a Mercedes Benz, a brand known for their wide body, as an automotive analogy for his woman's curves.
  • Jeremih's chorus is lifted from R. Kelly's 1995 slow jam "You Remind Me of Something."

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