Baby, I Love You

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Baby, I Love You

from the home video Beautiful Strange
Song details
Performer: SymbolSmallerBlue.png with Chaka Khan
First Released: 24 August 1999 - Beautiful Strange home video
Album(s): None
Writer(s): Jimmy Holiday, Ronnie Shannon
Producer(s): Prince (assumed)
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:

Baby, I Love You is a cover version of the track by Aretha Franklin (from her 1967 album Aretha Arrives, also released as a single a month before the album). SymbolSmallerBlue.png released a live version of the track, featuring Chaka Khan on lead vocals, on the 1999 Beautiful Strange home video (which had been broadcast in full almost a year earlier, however, on the UK TV channel Channel 4). He is not known to have recorded a studio version. As such, the recording personnel listed below are from the live version from the Beautiful Strange home video release.

Three years after his death, The Prince Estate made this performance available as a separate performance on the official Prince streaming video platforms in 2019.

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
n/a n/a Prince is not known to have worked on a studio version of this song.
Recording Personnel

Beautiful Strange version

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
n/a n/a n/a n/a There have been no audio-only releases of this track.
Video Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Baby, I Love You 5:12 Beautiful Strange home video Live 28 August 1998 (a.m.): Cafe De Paris, London, England; with Chaka Khan; see Beautiful Strange for more details

Additional Information

See also Trivia

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