What If I'm Right

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"What If I'm Right"
What If.jpg
Single by Sandi Thom
from the album Smile... It Confuses People
B-side "Cinderella in Reverse"
"Don't Think Twice"
Released 28 August 2006 (UK)
25 November 2006 (Australia)
October 2007 (Canada)
Format CD single, digital download
Recorded 2006
Genre Pop rock, Folk pop
Length 2:58
Songwriter(s) Tom Gilbert, Sandi Thom
Sandi Thom singles chronology
"I Wish I Was a Punk Rocker (With Flowers in My Hair)"
"What If I'm Right"
"Lonely Girl"
"I Wish I Was a Punk Rocker (With Flowers in My Hair)"
"What If I'm Right"
"Lonely Girl"

"What If I'm Right" is a pop folk song written by Tom Gilbert and Sandi Thom, and was recorded for Thom's debut album Smile... It Confuses People. The song was released in the UK on 28 August 2006 as a CD single and digital download. According to her official website, the song "explores the bittersweetness of a newfound relationship, where the excitement of what there is to gain is eclipsed by the fear of what there could be to lose".

The song featured in BBC's Waterloo Road, on Wednesday 11 February 2009.

Track listings[edit]

Single 1
  1. "What If I'm Right" (radio mix)
  2. "Cinderella in Reverse"
Single 2
  1. "What If I'm Right" (radio mix)
  2. "What If I'm Right" (acoustic)
  3. "Don't Think Twice"
  4. "What If I'm Right" (video)
Single 3 (Limited Edition)
  1. "Original Demo"
  2. "What If I'm Right" (live from the basement)

Single 3 was available as a competition prize from Sony BMG. Supplied as a blank disc, for the listener to personally download the songs from iTunes and burn onto CD.


Chart (2006) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[1] 36
Ireland (IRMA)[2] 30
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[3] 35
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[4] 22


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