"Take Care" is a song by Canadian rapper Drake from his 2011 album of the same name. The song features guest vocals from Barbadian recording artist Rihanna. The song samples Jamie xx's remix of Gil Scott-Heron's version of "I'll Take Care of You". "Take Care" was released as the fifth single from the album on February 21, 2012. It is a club song about a couple in a relationship acknowledging they have been hurt in their past, but will look after one another.
"Take Care" was met with critical acclaim from music critics, many of whom praised Rihanna's inclusion on the song, as well as her vocal performance. "Take Care" was a successful commercial hit, reaching number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100, while also reaching the top ten in Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. It further peaked at numbers two and eight on the US Rap Songs and Pop Songs charts, and charted within the top ten of the UK Singles Chart.
Kendrick Lamar, Drake – Poetic Justice
Drake – Right Hand
Future, Rihanna – Selfish
Mary J. Blige, Drake – The One
Drake, Trey Songz, Lil Wayne – Successful
Justin Bieber, Drake – Right Here
DJ Khaled, Drake – For Free
Future, Drake – Where Ya At
Waka Flocka Flame, Drake – Round of Applause
Rihanna, Kanye West, Paul McCartney – FourFiveSeconds
Drake, T.I., Swizz Beatz – Fancy
Drake – Free Smoke