I Only Want To Be With You ( 1964 ) – DUSTY SPRINGFIELD – (w/ Lyrics)

I Only Want to Be with You” is a rock and rollsong written by Mike Hawker[1] and Ivor Raymonde. The debut solo single released by British singer Dusty Springfield under her long-time producer Johnny Franz, “I Only Want to Be with You” peaked at number 4 on the UK Singles chart in January 1964. Three remakes of the song have been UK chart hits, the first two by the Bay City Rollers (1976) and the Tourists (1979) matching the number 4 peak of the Dusty Springfield original, while the 1989 remake by Samantha Fox peaked at number 16. In the US on the Billboard Hot 100chart, “I Only Want to Be with You” has been a Top 40 hit three times, with both the Dusty Springfield original and the Bay City Rollers’ remake peaking at number 12 while the Samantha Fox remake peaked at number 31. “I Only Want to Be with You” has also been recorded by a wide range of artists, several of whom sing the song with lyrics translated from the original English.

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