I'd Do Anything (Simple Plan song)

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"I'd Do Anything"
Single by Simple Plan featuring Mark Hoppus
from the album No Pads, No Helmets...Just Balls
Released October 8, 2002
Format CD single
Recorded 2001
Genre Pop punk
Length 3:17
Label Atlantic
Writer(s) Simple Plan
Simple Plan singles chronology
"I'm Just a Kid"
"I'd Do Anything"

"I'd Do Anything" is the second single to be taken from Simple Plan's debut album, No Pads, No Helmets... Just Balls. It was released on October 8, 2002. It features vocals from Mark Hoppus (blink-182 and +44). I'd Do Anything is featured in "Buzz Cuts," a list of songs of the 30 best alternative rock songs. The song is also featured in the movie The Hot Chick and was the theme song for Maybe It's Me.

The song is mostly about a relationship breakup and the desperate attempts to get the person back. The music video for the song revolves around kids trying to get into a Simple Plan concert by first impressing the doorman. Hoppus is also featured in the video. The video was also a hit on MTV's Total Request Live.

A demo version, called "Anything", with significantly different lyrics, also exists.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I'd Do Anything (Album Version)"
  2. "I'm Just a Kid (Single Version)"
  3. "Grow Up"
  4. "My Christmas List"
  5. "I'm Just a Kid (Enhanced Video)"


Chart (2002) Peak
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[1] 78
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 51


  1. ^ "Simple Plan" UK Singles Chart. Retrieved November 8, 2013.
  2. ^ "Simple Plan Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Simple Plan. Retrieved November 8, 2013.

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