I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)

I Knew You Were Waiting ( For Me ) is a song by Aretha Franklin and George Michael in 1987, which was written by Simon Climie and Dennis Morgan. It appeared on the album Aretha.


The single was released in January 1987 in the United States, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and the Netherlands. The R & B / New Wave classic was the last number -one hit by Aretha Franklin in the USA.

Cover illustration

The background of the cover illustration is in white. Below left is a picture of Aretha Franklin and George Michael. At the top is in blue font of the title " I Knew You Were Waiting ( For Me ) " as well as the names of the artists.

Cover versions