The music video was taken from the concert in Zenith Theatre, Paris. It can be found on the Live à Paris DVD.
The single peaked at number 46 in France. It was the result of releasing "J'attendais" eight months after Live à Paris album debuted on charts. The studio recording of this song was also available on Dion's previous album D'eux, which already sold over 4 million copies in France, becoming the best selling album ever. "J'attendais" also peaked at number 22 in Belgium Wallonia.