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Album: Stronger With Each TearReleased: 2009Charted:
This mid-tempo R&B number is the second single from American R&B singer-songwriter Mary J Blige's ninth studio album, Stronger With Each Tear
. It was originally intended that "Good Love" would be the follow-up to "The One
," but for unknown reasons the release never materialized.
This song, in which Blige sings "Nobody's gonna treat you as good as I am," was penned by the singer-songwriter and R&B songwriter Johntá Austin, who also co-wrote Blige's Grammy-winning hit "Be Without You
." It features musical production from the Norwegian team Stargate.
Blige performed "I Am" live for the first time at the 2009 American Music Awards on November 22, 2009.
The music video, in which Blige reminds her lover that she's the best he's ever had, was directed by Anthony Mandler.
Blige performed this on the Late Show with David Letterman in 2010.