I Love You Love Me Love

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"I Love You Love Me Love" was a popular song by Gary Glitter. Written by Gary Glitter and Mike Leander and produced by Mike Leander, "I Love You Love Me Love" was Glitter's second number one single in the UK Singles Chart, spending four weeks at the top of the chart in November 1973,[1] and establishing itself as Britain's best-selling single in 1973. It was later covered by Tommy James in 1976 and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts in 1982. It reached No. 2 in both Ireland and Australia.

Sales and certifications[edit]

It is Glitter's most successful entry in the UK Singles Chart, earning him the first platinum record awarded to a British artist. It has sold 1.14 million copies in the UK as of November 2012.[2]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
United Kingdom (BPI)[3] Platinum 1,140,000[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 294. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 
  2. ^ Ami Sedghi (4 November 2012). "UK's million-selling singles: the full list". Guardian. Retrieved 4 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "British single certifications – Gary Glitter – I Love You Love Me Love". British Phonographic Industry.  Enter I Love You Love Me Love in the field Keywords. Select Title in the field Search by. Select single in the field By Format. Select Platinum in the field By Award. Click Search
  4. ^ Lane, Daniel (27 June 2013). "Daft Punk's Get Lucky becomes one of the UK's biggest selling singles of all-time!". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 6 May 2014. 

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Preceded by
"Daydreamer" by David Cassidy
UK number-one single
17 November 1973 (4 weeks)
Succeeded by
"Merry Xmas Everybody" by Slade