Should've Kissed You

Songfacts®:

  • Chris Brown's fifth single from his fourth studio album, F.A.M.E. finds him singing about his failed attempts to kiss a girl. Breezy penned the ballad with Brian Kennedy and T-Wiz. American songwriter and record producer Brian Kennedy's previous credits for Brown include his hit single "Forever." Kennedy also produced Rihanna's chart-topper "Disturbia," which was co-written by Brown.
    Antwoine "T-Wiz" Collins's breakthrough came when Ciara decided she wanted to work with up-and-coming producers on her 2006 The Evolution album, and she drafted in T-Wiz to work with Kennedy on the track "My Love." His other credits include Cheryl Cole's UK hit single "The Flood."

Comments

Be the first to comment...

Editor's Picks

History Of RockSong Writing

An interview with Dr. John Covach, music professor at the University of Rochester whose free online courses have become wildly popular.

Van Dyke ParksSongwriter Interviews

U2, Carly Simon, Joanna Newsom, Brian Wilson and Fiona Apple have all gone to Van Dyke Parks to make their songs exceptional.

Tony Joe WhiteSongwriter Interviews

The writer of "Rainy Night in Georgia" and "Polk Salad Annie" explains how he cooks up his Louisiana swamp rock.

Charlotte Caffey of The Go-Go'sSongwriter Interviews

Charlotte was established in the LA punk scene when a freaky girl named Belinda approached her wearing a garbage bag.

Did They Really Sing In That Movie?Fact or Fiction

Bradley Cooper, Michael J. Fox, Rami Malek, Reese Witherspoon, Gwyneth Paltrow and George Clooney: Which actors really sang in their movies?

Brenda RussellSongwriter Interviews

Brenda talks about the inspiration that drove her to write hit songs like "Get Here" and "Piano in the Dark," and why a lack of formal music training can be a songwriter's best asset.