"Lean on Me" is a song written and recorded by American singer-songwriter Bill Withers. 7 song of 1972.

"Lean On", at one point, was the best-selling digital single in history, selling over 13.2 million units worldwide. In 2016, MØ was featured on Snakehips 's single " Don't Leave ", and another Major Lazer single " Cold Water " with Canadian singer Justin Bieber which debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart and number two on the US Billboard Hot 100. It is ranked number 208 on Rolling Stone ' s list of "The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time". Billboard ranked it as the No. It was released in April 1972 as the first single from his second album, Still Bill.It was his only number one single on both the soul singles and the Billboard Hot 100.