My Secret Friend
|"My Secret Friend"|
|Single by IAMX + Imogen Heap|
|from the album Kingdom of Welcome Addiction|
|Released||12 October 2009|
|Length||3:45 (radio edit)|
4:06 (album version)
|IAMX singles chronology|
|Imogen Heap singles chronology|
The music video, directed by Chris Corner, features Corner dressed as a woman, the video's lead female character, and Heap as a man, the lead male character. He stated in an interview that when he wrote it he pictured the characters as siblings, who have a romantic, possibly incestuous, relationship. The video is featured on the CD single.
All lyrics are written by Chris Corner and Imogen Heap.
|1.||"My Secret Friend (radio edit)"||3:45|
|2.||"My Secret Friend (Omega Man remix)"||4:45|
|3.||"My Secret Friend (The Unfall Broken Waltz rework)" (features vocals only by Chris Corner)||4:41|
|4.||"My Secret Friend" (official music video)||4:31|
|5.||"Running" (home video - acoustic - bonus)||4:44|
- Album version - 4:06
- Radio edit - 3:45
- Omega Man remix - 4:45, remixed and additionally produced by Joe Wilson.
- The Unfall Broken Waltz rework - 4:41, remixed by Corner under the alias Unfall, this version doesn't include Heap's vocals.
- "Mein geheimer Freund" - 4:00, solo acoustic piano version in German released at IAMX's official YouTube channel announcing his Germany tour.
- Interpretation by Larry Driscoll - 3:27, cover version included on Dogmatic Infidel Comedown OK as a hidden song in a 4-song track.
|Belgian (Wallonia) Singles Chart ||58|