|"How Come, How Long"|
|Single by Babyface featuring Stevie Wonder|
|from the album The Day|
|Released||July 7, 1997|
|Genre||Pop, R&B, soul, soft rock|
|Songwriter(s)||Babyface, Stevie Wonder|
|Babyface singles chronology|
How Come, How Long
"How Come, How Long" is a song written, produced and performed by Babyface (Kenneth Edmonds). It was released as the third single from his album The Day. It is a duet with American singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder.
The lyrics deal with physical abuse, regarding a woman killed by her husband after tremendous physical abuse. This release met with mixed reaction by critics and did not chart on any major charts in United States, finding a better chart performance in United Kingdom, where it became a top ten hit for the performers. This song was nominated twice for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals.