I Wish (R. Kelly song)
|Single by R. Kelly|
|from the album TP-2.com|
|Released||August 25, 2000|
|Genre||R&B, soul, gospel|
"I Wish" is an R&B song recorded by American singer-songwriter R. Kelly, from the album TP-2.com. It was released as the album's first single. It spent three weeks at number-one on the U.S. R&B chart and peaked at number fourteen on the U.S. pop chart. The song is dedicated to his mother as well as friends and loved ones who have died.
There is a remix to the song as titled, "To The Homies We Lost", which featured rappers Boo & Gotti as one of the nineteen tracks on the album, TP-2.com and a music video was shot.
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||14||21|
|U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs||1||25|
|U.S. Billboard Pop Songs||34||5|
|U.S. Billboard Radio Songs||10||21|
Awards and nominations
- "I Wish - R. Kelly Chart History". Billboard. Nielsen Business Media. Retrieved 2010-02-20.
- "43rd Grammy Awards - 2001". Rock On The Net. Retrieved 2010-02-20.
- "2001 MTV Video Music Awards". Rock On The Net. Retrieved 2010-02-20.
- "Yolanda Adams Takes Four NAACP Image Awards". Billboard. Retrieved 2010-02-20.
- "R. Kelly, Jagged Edge Lead Soul Train Awards". ABC News. Retrieved 2010-02-20.
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