“What a Man Gotta Do” is a song by American pop rock band Jonas Brothers. It was released on January 17, 2020, as the lead single of their upcoming sixth studio album.
The group announced the song’s name and release date on January 13, 2020, through social media. They promoted the song the next day through a scratch card on Spotify
The piece is set in the key of E major in a moderate 4/4 beat. The vocal range of the brothers span two whole octaves from E3 to E5.
After several days of teasing, the group released the song alongside a video in which they recreate three well-known eighties films. In the rollout to the visual’s Friday, January 17, 2020 release, hints about the video’s themes were revealed via retro movie posters mirroring classic late seventies and eighties films. The music video was directed by Joseph Khan