I'd Like To

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
"I'd Like To"
UK CD 1 cover
Single by Corinne Bailey Rae
from the album Corinne Bailey Rae
B-side "No Love Child"
"I Won't Let You Lie to Yourself"
Released 12 February 2007 (United Kingdom)
19 February 2007 (Mexico)
11 June 2007 (United States)
Format CD single, 7" single, digital download
Recorded 2005
Length 4:08 (album version)
3:24 (radio edit)
Label EMI
Writer(s) Corinne Bailey Rae, Tommy Danvers, Paul Herman
Producer(s) Tommy Danvers, Paul Herman
Corinne Bailey Rae singles chronology
"Like a Star" (re-release)
"I'd Like To"
Alternative covers
UK CD 2 cover
UK 7" single cover
Mexican digital cover

"I'd Like To" is the fourth single, released from English soul singer Corinne Bailey Rae's debut album, Corinne Bailey Rae. The song was not released in the United States, and was her debut album's final commercial single.

The song was confirmed for release by the administrator of her official forum. "I'd Like To" was released in a slightly remixed and edited form for the single release. "I'd Like To" became Rae's first single to miss the UK top 75, peaking at number 79.[1] The album Corinne Bailey Rae, however, re-entered the UK top 40 after the release of the single.

It was released in Mexico as a digital-only single on 19 February, it reached 86 on the top 100. In June, it was serviced to Hot AC radio in the U.S.

The album version of "I'd Like To" was featured as track one on the film soundtrack for He's Just Not That Into You.

Music video[edit]

A music video was released to promote the song. The music video starts with Rae on a formal pool party. Later she walks through some trees and plants and appears on a street. She goes walking down the street and changing accsesories with people on the street. She ends at a more fun pool party. The music video was filmed in Los Angeles the week beginning 20 November 2006 and was originally scheduled to be released on 12 February 2007 [1]. It was premiered on Yahoo UK the week beginning 15 January 2007.

Track listings and formats[edit]

  • UK CD 1
  1. "I'd Like To" (Radio Edit)
  2. "No Love Child"
  • UK CD 2
  1. "I'd Like To" (Radio Edit)
  2. "I Won't Let You Lie to Yourself"
  3. "I'd Like To" (Weekender Mix)
  4. "I'd Like To" (Video)
  • UK 7" single
  1. "I'd Like To" (Weekender Mix)
  2. "I Won't Let You Lie To Yourself"
  • Mexican digital download #1[2]
  1. "I'd Like To" (Radio Edit)
  2. "No Love Child"
  • Mexican digital download #2[3]
  1. "I'd Like To" (Radio Edit)
  2. "I Won't Let You Lie to Yourself"
  3. "I'd Like To" (Weekender Mix)


Chart (2007) Peak
UK Singles Chart[1] 79
Mexican Digital Sales Chart[4] 86


  • Written by Corinne Bailey Rae, Tommy Danvers and Paul Herman
  • Produced and mixed by Tommy D and Paul Herman
  • Engineered by Justin Broad
  • All vocals performed by Corinne Bailey Rae
  • Percussion by Corinne Bailey Rae
  • Electric and acoustic guitars performed by Paul Herman
  • Bass guitar by Livingstone Brone
  • Keys by Tommy D
  • Alto and baritone saxophones by Jason Rae
  • Tenor saxophone by Jim Corry
  • Trumpet by Malcolm Strachan
  • Drum programming by Tommy D and Justin Broad
  • Published by Global Talent Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing


  1. ^ a b Zobbel.de - Chart Log UK – Chart Coverage and Record Sales 2007
  2. ^ ""I'd Like To" Digital Single #1". Retrieved February 19, 2007. [dead link]
  3. ^ ""I'd Like To" Digital Single #2". Retrieved February 19, 2007. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Tarabu.com – Mexican Top 100 Digital Sales Chart". Retrieved February 26, 2007.