I Like (Keri Hilson song)

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"I Like"
Single by Keri Hilson
from the album Zweiohrküken and In a Perfect World... (I Like Edition)
Released December 11, 2009
(See release history)
Format Music download, CD single
Recorded 2009
Length 3:38
Label Interscope
Writer(s) Robin Grubert, David Jost
Producer(s) David Jost, Robin Grubert
Keri Hilson singles chronology
"Slow Dance"
(2009)
"I Like"
(2009)
"Oh Africa"
(2010)

"I Like" is a song by American R&B singer Keri Hilson. It was written and produced by German musicians David Jost & Robin Grubert and recorded by Hilson for the soundtrack for the German film Zweiohrküken (2009). The track was featured on a re-released edition of Hilson's 2009 studio album In a Perfect World....[1] It debuted at Number 1 on the official German Top 100 Singles chart and was certified Platinum. After its success in Germany, the song entered many other charts in Mainland Europe.

Commercial use[edit]

In April 2010, The song was used in a commercial for the broadcasting of U.S. show 90210 on the UK channel E4.[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video for "I Like" was shot in October 2009 by Aaron Platt.[3] It premiered online on November 20, 2009, and shows Hilson dancing in front of different scenes, featuring incorporated clips from the Zweiohrküken film. Later, on December 24, 2009 it premiered another version of the video, the main difference was that the video didn't feature incorporated clips from the Zweiohrküken film.

Tracklistings and formats[edit]

German CD single
  1. "I Like" (Jost & Grubert Radio Mix) – 3:37
  2. "I Like" (Manhattan Clique Remix) – 6:01
Australian & UK Digital Download
  1. "I Like" (Jost & Grubert Radio Edit) – 3:37

Chart performance[edit]

On 21 December 2009 Media Control announced that the single had debuted at number 1 on the German Singles Chart.[4] To date, it is her most successful single in Germany, peaking at number 1 for three non-consecutive weeks. It was certified Platinum there, selling over 300,000 copies. The single debuted on the UK Singles Chart at number 68 on 23 May 2010, and peaked at number 34.

Chart (2009/2010) Peak
Position
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[5] 2
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[6] 37
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[7] 60
Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100)[8] 9
Denmark (Tracklisten)[9] 30
Europe (European Hot 100 Singles)[10] 9
Germany (Media Control Charts)[11] 1
Luxembourg Digital Songs (Billboard)[12] 1
Norway (VG-lista)[13] 3
Poland (Polish Airplay Top 20)[14] 1
Poland (Dance Top 50)[15] 26
Slovakia (Rádio Top 100)[16] 1
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[17] 5
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[18] 46
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[19] 34
UK R&B Chart[20] 15

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2010) Position
European Hot 100 Singles[21] 32
German Singles Chart[22] 9
German Airplay Chart[23] 2
Swiss Singles Chart[24] 34
Austrian Singles Chart[25] 17

Certifications[edit]

Country Certifications
(sales thresholds)
Germany Platinum[26]
Switzerland Platinum[27]

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
Germany December 11, 2009[28] CD single, Digital download Interscope
United Kingdom May 17, 2010[29] Digital download

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "In A Perfect World (I Like Edition): Keri Hilson: Amazon.de: Musik". Amazon.de. 2009-09-09. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  2. ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFwvwiOTH6M
  3. ^ Gottlieb, Steven (2009-10-16). "SHOT: Keri Hilson - Aaron Platt, director". Video Static. Retrieved 2009-12-17. 
  4. ^ "Keri Hilson - Details zur News - "I Like" stürmt die Chartspitze". Keri-hilson.de. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  5. ^ "Keri Hilson – I Like – Austriancharts.at" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40.
  6. ^ "Ultratop.be – Keri Hilson – I Like" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50.
  7. ^ "Ultratop.be – Keri Hilson – I Like" (in French). Ultratop 50.
  8. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201014 into search.
  9. ^ "Danishcharts.com – Keri Hilson – I Like". Tracklisten.
  10. ^ "Keri Hilson Album & Song Chart History" European Hot 100 for Keri Hilson.
  11. ^ "Die ganze Musik im Internet: Charts, News, Neuerscheinungen, Tickets, Genres, Genresuche, Genrelexikon, Künstler-Suche, Musik-Suche, Track-Suche, Ticket-Suche – musicline.de" (in German). Media Control Charts. PhonoNet GmbH.
  12. ^ "Luxembourg Digital Songs - February 13, 2010". Billboard. 
  13. ^ "Norwegiancharts.com – Keri Hilson – I Like". VG-lista.
  14. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Airplay Top 20. Retrieved 2011-12-22.
  15. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Dance Top 50. Retrieved 2011-12-22.
  16. ^ "SNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201012 into search.
  17. ^ "Hilson, Keri – I Like – swisscharts.com". Swiss Singles Chart.
  18. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – Keri Hilson – I Like". Singles Top 60.
  19. ^ UK Singles Chart Archive
  20. ^ UK R&B Singles Chart
  21. ^ "European Hot 100". Billboard.com. 2010-12-31. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  22. ^ "Die deutschen Top 20 Singles von 2010 - Charts - Musik - 1LIVE". Einslive.de. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  23. ^ German Airplay Chart, Retrieved on 2011-06-03
  24. ^ Steffen Hung. "Schweizer Jahreshitparade 2010". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  25. ^ Steffen Hung (2010-12-24). "Jahreshitparade 2010". austriancharts.at. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  26. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Keri Hilson; 'I Like')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. 
  27. ^ Steffen Hung. "Die Offizielle Schweizer Hitparade und Music Community". Hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  28. ^ I Like (2-Track): Keri Hilson: Amazon.de: Musik
  29. ^ I Like: Keri Hilson: Amazon.co.uk: MP3 Downloads