You and I

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"You and I"
Song by Lady Gaga
from the album Born This Way
ReleasedAugust 23, 2011 (2011-08-23)
4:06 (radio edit)
Songwriter(s)Stefani Germanotta
  • Lady Gaga
  • Robert John "Mutt" Lange
Lady Gaga singles chronology
"The Edge of Glory"
"You and I"
"Marry the Night"

"You and I" is a song by American pop singer Lady Gaga from her third album Born This Way. it was released as the fourth single from the album on August 23, 2011. Gaga wrote the song herself and produced it with R.J. "Mutt" Lange, who is known for his 14-year marriage to Canadian country pop singer Shania Twain and was Twain's writing partner and producer.

The song reached the top ten in the US and Canada. The Recording Industry Association of America certified the song triple-Platinum on February 29, 2016, for sales and shipments of three million copies across the United States.[1]

Music video[change | change source]

Gaga is seen on a farm in Nebraska and is dressed in various outfits: in one point, she is wearing a straitjacket, and another time, she is dressed as a mermaid. Actor Taylor Kinney plays Gaga's love interest in the video. Kinney and Gaga dated for nearly five years after making the music video.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Gold & Platinum - RIAA". RIAA. Retrieved 2017-03-11.