Don't Tell 'Em

Jeremih

featuring YG

Late Nights: The Album

June 4th, 2015

Looking for a companion he decides, “Girl I guess that must be you” – doesn’t seem to matter that she isn’t unattached. He’s not alone in his feelings because “Know you say you down with it." After meeting on the internet and hooking up the singer begs his girl not to tell her boyfriend, “Don't you tell 'em what we do."

Did you know?

  • As of August 19, 2014 “Don’t Tell ‘Em” has peaked at number 26 on Billboard’s Hop 100, number 2 on the US Rhythmic (Billboard) and number 7 on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard).
  • Jeremih Felton was born July 17, 1987 and performs under the mononym Jeremih was born in Chicago, Illinois.
  • He began playing instruments at the age of three and taught himself how to play the drums, piano and the saxophone.
  • Jeremih attended Morgan Park High School, where he was part of the marching band as well as a Latin jazz band, where he learned to play percussion instruments like congas and timbales.
  • He graduated at the age of 16 and enrolled into the University of Illinois to pursue a career in engineering. Having graduated from high school at an early age, he said in an interview that he found himself "getting in a lot of trouble" while attending the university and plans on returning to earn his degree someday.
  • In September 2009, Jeremih performed on ABC Daytime's soap opera One Life to Live, alongside recording artist Lionel Richie. The two performed "Just Go", a song from Richie's album with the same title.
  • Jeremih cited Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and R. Kelly as his biggest influences.