How Many Words

"How Many Words" is the official second single by the singer-songwriter Blake Lewis, from his debut album A.D.D. (Audio Day Dream). The song was expected to be followed by "Know My Name", and then "Without You". However, due to being dropped by Arista Records, "How Many Words" is the final single from his debut album. He is expected to release a single from his second album at the end of 2009. The single was released to mainstream radio format on March 10, 2008.[1] Also, an EP featuring remixes of the song was released onto iTunes on May 13, 2008. Lewis performed the song live on the March 6, 2008, results show of the seventh season of American Idol.

"How Many Words"
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Single by Blake Lewis
from the album A.D.D. (Audio Day Dream)
ReleasedMarch 10, 2008 (2008-03-10) (US radio)[1]
GenrePop, funk, hip hop
Songwriter(s)Blake Lewis, Sam Hollander, Dave Katz
Producer(s)S*A*M & Sluggo
Blake Lewis singles chronology
"Break Anotha"
"How Many Words"
"Sad Song"

Chart performanceEdit

The single has sold 94,000 copies to date.[2]

Charts (2008) Peak
US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[3] 8


  1. ^ a b Radio release Archived August 4, 2016, at the Wayback Machine Retrieved March 3, 2008.
  2. ^ Idol Chatter 11-26-2008
  3. ^ "Blake Lewis Chart History (Dance Club Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved November 13, 2013.

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