Wait For You

Album: Elliott Yamin (2007)
Charted: 13

Songfacts®:

  • In this song, Yamin sings about a girl who left him. He tells her many times in the song that he will wait for her to come back. >>
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  • This was written by the Norwegian production team Stargate (Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel S. Eriksen). Yamin came in third on the fifth season of American Idol. Stargate also wrote "Tattoo," which was the first single released by season 6 winner Jordin Sparks.

Comments: 2

  • Shelley from Alameda, Caits always been my ringtone ! me and my lady saw him w/ josh hogue at slims in s.f. !! they put on a fantastic show ! millions of you don't know it yet.......but my man Elliot will Reign one day soon!
    MARK MY WORDS you the man Elliot you the man !!!
  • Lisa from Oshkosh, WiWait for You by Elliot Yamin is one of the best songs I`ve ever heard in all the years I`ve been listening to music!
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