Respect Yourself
Featured in Episode
Top Chart Position (Hot 100)
5 (March 7, 1987, one week)
Year Released
The Return Of Bruno
Luther Ingram, Mack Rice
RIAA Certification
Sequence song appears
Duddy sweeping Dykstra's place
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"Respect Yourself" is a song performed by Bruce Willis, appearing on the album The Return Of Bruno in 1987. The song appeared in the Miami Vice episode "Lend Me an Ear".


  • Bruce Willis became another Miami Vice performer to have a Billboard Top 10 single (others include Don Johnson, Phil Collins, and Glenn Frey). The song was at #7 on the Hot 100 the week "Lend Me an Ear" aired.
  • June Pointer of The Pointer Sisters provided backup vocals for the song.
  • This song, like "Walk This Way", actually was a bigger success than the original, in this case, the original version was by The Staple Singers, who hit #12 with the song in 1971.
Bruce Willis - Respect Yourself05:11

Bruce Willis - Respect Yourself

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