'Nothin On You' was recorded by B.o.B but was written for Lupe Fiasco.
This image appears in the gallery:
22 Songs You Won't Believe Were Originally Written For Other People
18. 'Nothin On You' was recorded by B.o.B but was written for Lupe Fiasco.
It became B.o.B's breakout song, but before he put his vocals to it Bruno Mars-assisted song 'Nothin On You' was offered to his Atlantic label-mate Lupe Fiasco. Fiasco actually recorded the track himself, but the label rejected his version of it. He referred to the experience as an "audacity."