“My Prerogative” (by American singer, Bobby Brown) is an upbeat and assertive R&B track that addresses issues of personal freedom and independence. It remains as a notable example of the new jack swing era, combining elements of R&B, hip-hop, and electronic music.

The song’s success contributed to Bobby Brown’s prominence in the late 1980s and early 1990s. It also earned him a Grammy Award for “Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male”.

On this very day, January 20th 1989, it was the #1 song in America, topping Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. If you’d like to have a listen, simply click on the provided YouTube link. From the album, “Don’t Be Cruel”, here’s BOBBY BROWN with “MY PREROGATIVE”…