Wish You Were Mine

"Wish You Were Mine" is a song by English producer Philip George. It samples the Stevie Wonder song "My Cherie Amour". It was released on 28 December 2014 as a digital download in the United Kingdom through 3 Beat Productions. The song peaked to number 2 on the UK Singles Chart, remaining there for three consecutive weeks. It was going to be released in 2008 but got cancelled.

"Wish You Were Mine"
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Single by Philip George
Released26 December 2014 (2014-12-26)
Recorded2014
GenreDeep house
Length2:57
Label3 Beat Productions
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Philip George
Philip George singles chronology
"Wish You Were Mine"
(2014)
"Alone No More"
(2015)

Chart performanceEdit

"Wish You Were Mine" spent three weeks at number two on the UK Singles Chart, held off by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk".[1]

Music videoEdit

A music video to accompany the release of "Wish You Were Mine" was first released onto YouTube on 25 December 2014 at a total length of three minutes and twenty-five seconds.[2] In the video, George plays a tenant, a bus driver, a policeman and a shopkeeper. The music video was filmed in Teaneck, New Jersey.[3]

Formats and track listingsEdit

Digital download – Single[4]
No.TitleLength
1."Wish You Were Mine"2:57
Digital Download – Single (Extended Mix)
No.TitleLength
1."Wish You Were Mine" (Extended Mix)5:18
Digital download – Remixes[5]
No.TitleLength
1."Wish You Were Mine" (DJ S.K.T Remix)4:44
2."Wish You Were Mine" (DJ S.K.T Dub Mix)4:44
3."Wish You Were Mine" (Mandal and Forbes Remix)5:58
4."Wish You Were Mine" (Wide Awake Remix)3:46
Digital Download – Remixes Part Two
No.TitleLength
1."Wish You Were Mine" (Dexcell Remix)4:32
2."Wish You Were Mine" (Hollaphonic Remix)4:37

ChartsEdit

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Germany (BVMI)[26] Gold 200,000 
United Kingdom (BPI)[28] Platinum 633,933[27]

^shipments figures based on certification alone

Release historyEdit

Region Date Format Label
Ireland[29] 26 December 2014 Digital download 3 Beat Productions
United Kingdom[30] 28 December 2014

ReferencesEdit

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  27. ^ Jones, Alan (9 October 2015). "Official Charts Analysis: Rudimental's second LP debuts at No.1 on 22,718 sales". Music Week. Intent Media. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  28. ^ "British single certifications – Philip George – Wish You Were Mine". British Phonographic Industry. Select singles in the Format field. Select Platinum in the Certification field. Type Wish You Were Mine in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
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  30. ^ "Wish You Were Mine – Single by Philip George". iTunes. Retrieved 29 March 2015.