I Promise You (Get Ready)

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"I Promise You (Get Ready)"
Single by Samantha Fox
from the album Samantha Fox
B-side "Suzie, Don't Leave Me With Your Boyfriend"
Released October 1987
Format 7" Single, 12" Single
Genre Dance[1]
Length 3:52
Label Jive
Writer(s) Oscar Van Geldern
Producer(s) Steve Lovell, Steve Power
Samantha Fox singles chronology
"I Surrender (To the Spirit of the Night)"
"I Promise You (Get Ready)"
"True Devotion"

"I Promise You (Get Ready)" is a popdance, song performed by British singer Samantha Fox and written by Oscar Van Geldern. It was produced by Steve Lovell and Steve Power. The song was released in October 1987 as the third single from her second album, Samantha Fox (1987).

The B-side, "Suzie, Don't Leave Me With Your Boyfriend", previously appeared on her debut album Touch Me (1986).[2]

The song became Fox's seventh consecutive single to reach the UK Top 60, although it was the lowest charting of the seven, peaking at number 58 on the UK singles chart.[3] In Germany, the song peaked at number 40, to become her sixth Top 40 hit there.[4] The single was not released in the United States.

Formats and track listings[edit]

7" Single[5]
  1. "I Promise You (Get Ready)" - 3:52
  2. "Suzie, Don't Leave Me With Your Boyfriend" - 3:54
12" Single[6]
  1. "I Promise You (Get Ready)" (Extended Version) - 5:56
  2. "Suzie, Don't Leave Me With Your Boyfriend" - 3:54
  3. "I Promise You (Get Ready)" (Instrumental) - 4:16


Chart (1987) Peak
German Singles Chart 40
UK Singles Chart 58


  1. ^ Promis, Jose F. "Samantha Fox - Greatest Hits [Jive]". AllMusic. Retrieved 1 June 2016. 
  2. ^ "Samantha Fox - Touch Me". Discogs. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  3. ^ "Samantha Fox". ChartArchive. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "Samantha Fox (singles archive)". Media Control Charts (German singles chart). Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  5. ^ "I Promise You (Get Ready)". discogs. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  6. ^ discogs.com