Jesse Hold On

"Jesse Hold On" is a song by Irish girl group B*Witched. It was released on 4 October 1999 as the lead single from their second studio album Awake and Breathe (1999). The single reached number six on the Irish Singles Chart, and despite being the band's first single to miss the number-one spot on the UK Singles Chart, it was a commercial success, peaking at number four and receiving a Silver certification from the British Phonographic Industry for shipments of over 200,000.

"Jesse Hold On"
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Single by B*Witched
from the album Awake and Breathe
B-side"Coming Around Again"
Released4 October 1999 (1999-10-04)[1]
Length3:20
LabelEpic, Glowworm
Songwriter(s)B*Witched, Ray Hedges, Martin Brannigan, Robert Hodgens
Producer(s)Ray Hedges, Cutfather & Joe
B*Witched singles chronology
"Blame It on the Weatherman"
(1999)
"Jesse Hold On"
(1999)
"I Shall Be There"
(1999)

Music videoEdit

The music video was filmed at Pacific Southwest Railway Museum in Campo, California and was directed by Andy Morahan.[2]

Track listingsEdit

ChartsEdit

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[19] Silver 200,000^

^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

In popular cultureEdit

The song was featured on the soundtrack of the Xbox game Dead or Alive Xtreme Beach Volleyball and Dead or Alive Xtreme 2 alongside their track "If It Don't Fit".

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "New Releases – For Week Starting 4 October, 1999: Singles" (PDF). Music Week. 2 October 1999. p. 27. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  2. ^ Garcia, Alex S. "mvdbase.com – B*witched – "Jesse hold on"". Music Video DataBase. Retrieved 5 November 2015.
  3. ^ Jesse Hold On (UK CD1 liner notes). B*Witched. Epic Records, Glowworm Records. 1999. 667961 2.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)
  4. ^ Jesse Hold On (UK CD2 liner notes). B*Witched. Epic Records, Glowworm Records. 1999. 667961 5.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)
  5. ^ Jesse Hold On (UK cassette single sleeve). B*Witched. Epic Records, Glowworm Records. 1999. 667961 4.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)
  6. ^ Jesse Hold On (European CD single liner notes). B*Witched. Epic Records, Glowworm Records. 1999. EPC 667882 1.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)
  7. ^ Jesse Hold On (Australian CD single liner notes). B*Witched. Epic Records, Glowworm Records. 1999. 667804 2.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)
  8. ^ "ariaNET The Chart! Top 100 Singles – Week Commencing 24th January 2000". ARIA. Retrieved 24 February 2016 – via Imgur.
  9. ^ "Ultratop.be – B*Witched – Jesse Hold On" (in Dutch). Ultratip. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  10. ^ "Eurochart Hot 100 Singles" (PDF). Music & Media. Vol. 16 no. 43. 23 October 1999. p. 11. Retrieved 22 January 2020.
  11. ^ "B*Witched: Jesse Hold On" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  12. ^ "The Irish Charts – Search Results – Jesse Hold On". Irish Singles Chart.
  13. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – B*Witched – Jesse Hold On" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  14. ^ "Charts.nz – B*Witched – Jesse Hold On". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  15. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  16. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – B*Witched – Jesse Hold On". Singles Top 100. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  17. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  18. ^ "Best Sellers of 1999: Singles Top 100". Music Week. 22 January 2000. p. 27.
  19. ^ "British single certifications – B'witched – Jesse Hold On". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 17 June 2019.