I Miss You (Darren Hayes song)

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"I Miss You"
Darren Hayes - I Miss You.jpg
Single by Darren Hayes
from the album Spin
B-side "Where You Want to Be"
Released 4 November 2002
Format CD single, Cassette
Recorded 2001
Genre Pop
Length 5:30
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Darren Hayes, Walter Afanasieff
Producer(s) Darren Hayes, Greg Bieck
Darren Hayes singles chronology
"Strange Relationship"
(2002)
"I Miss You"
(2002)
"Crush (1980 Me)"
(2003)

"I Miss You" is the a single released by Australian singer-songwriter Darren Hayes from his debut solo album, Spin. The track was released as the album's third single in the United Kingdom, and released as the album's fourth single in Australia, released after "Crush (1980 Me)" in 2003.

Background and release[edit]

The song features a protagonist describing how he feels when he is away from the one he loves. The song contains the repetitive phrase "Give me a reason...". The song debuted at #20 on the UK Singles Chart and #25 on the Australian ARIA Chart. The music video features Hayes performing in a diner and flashbacks of him and his lover. At the end, he is reunited with her. In Australia, a music video was also released for the Dallas Austin Mix. This video features Australian actress Rose Byrne. The UK and European releases of the song include a version of the 1986 Peter Gabriel song "In Your Eyes".

Track listings[edit]

  • Australia
  1. "I Miss You" (Dallas Austin Mix) – 3:28
  2. "I Miss You" (radio edit) – 3:31
  3. "Crush (1980 Me)" (Crush on Holiday Remix) – 4:24
  4. "Where You Want to Be" (original demo recording) – 6:21
  • UK CD1
  1. "I Miss You" (radio edit) – 3:30
  2. "Strange Relationship" (F3 Remix) – 3:50
  3. "In Your Eyes" – 4:47
  4. "I Miss You" (CD-ROM video)
  • UK CD2
  1. "I Miss You" (album version) – 5:31
  2. "Where You Want to Be" (original demo recording) – 6:12
  3. "I Miss You" (instrumental) – 3:31
  • UK Cassette
  1. "I Miss You" (album version) – 5:31
  2. "Where You Want to Be" (original demo recording) – 6:12
  • Europe
  1. "I Miss You" (radio edit) – 3:30
  2. "Strange Relationship" (F3 Remix) – 3:50
  3. "In Your Eyes" – 4:47
  4. "Insatiable" (acoustic) – 5:20
  5. "I Miss You" (CD-ROM video)

Chart performance[edit]