Would You? (Iris song)

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"Would You?"
WouldYou?Iris.jpg
Single by Iris
from the album Seventeen
Released 18 March 2012
Format Digital download
Recorded 2011
Genre Pop
Length 2:59
Label SonicAngel
Writer(s) Jean Bosco Safari, Walter Mannaerts
Iris singles chronology
"Wonderful"
(2011)
"Would You?"
(2012)
"Welcome to My World"
(2012)
Belgium "Would You?"
Eurovision Song Contest 2012 entry
Country
Artist(s)
Language
Composer(s)
Jean Bosco Safari, Walter Mannaerts
Lyricist(s)
Jean Bosco Safari, Walter Mannaerts
Finals performance
Semi-final result
17th
Semi-final points
16
Appearance chronology
◄ "With Love Baby" (2011)   
"Love Kills" (2013) ►

"Would You?" is a song by singer Iris. It represented Belgium in the Eurovision Song Contest 2012.[1] The song was released as a Digital download in Belgium in March 2012.

Eurovision Song Contest 2012[edit]

On 18 November 2011, it was announced by Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroeporganisatie (VRT),[2] that Iris will represent Belgium in the Eurovision Song Contest 2012.[3][4][5] with Would You? being the chosen song. It later failed to reach the Eurovision final after it finished 17th of 18 entrants in the first semi-final, scoring just 16 points which was the second lowest total of all the 36 semi-final entrants.[6]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download
  1. "Would You" - 2:59

Credits and personnel[edit]

  • Lead vocals – Iris
  • Producers – Guus Fluit, Wouter Vander Veken
  • Lyrics – Jean Bosco Safari, Walter Mannaerts, Nina Sampermans
  • Label: SonicAngel

Charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[7] 19
Belgian Airplay (Ultratop)[8] 9

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
Belgium 18 March 2012[9] Digital Download SonicAngel

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.eurovision.tv/page/news?id=47303&_t=follow_the_end_of_the_super-weekend_on_eurovision.tv
  2. ^ Auteur: (2011-11-19). "VRT stuurt 16-jarige Iris naar Azerbeidzjan - De Standaard". Standaard.be. Retrieved 2012-01-25. 
  3. ^ "Iris fährt für Belgien nach Baku | GRENZECHO.net – Ostbelgien grenzenlos". Grenzecho.net. 2011-11-19. Retrieved 2012-01-25. 
  4. ^ Storvik-Green, Simon. "Iris to represent Belgium in Baku". Eurovision.tv. Retrieved 18 November 2011. 
  5. ^ Jiandani, Sanjay. "Belgium: Iris to represent Belgium in Baku". Esctoday.com. Retrieved 18 November 2011. 
  6. ^ http://www.eurovision.tv/page/history/by-year/contest?event=1573
  7. ^ "[BE&titel=Would+You&cat=s Ultratop.be – Iris [BE] – Would You"] (in Dutch). Ultratop 50.
  8. ^ "Belgian Airplay chart". Ultratop 30 Airplay Charts. Ultratop. Retrieved 2 June 2012. 
  9. ^ "Would You - Single by Iris". iTunes.