The song was a success on the charts, reaching number three on the US Billboard Hot while peaking at number nine in Canada and the top twenty in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
A music video was directed by Francis Lawrence and centers on a jukebox. Another video for the "So So Def" remix was also released. Jackson has performed the song on two of her tours, most recently on her State of the World Tour. Jackson had searched for years for the catchy Satie track. There was a commercial. I remember watching Singin' in the Rain and there was a commercial with the lady all in white, and I don't know if it was for Dove or something like that, but they would play this, 'Da, da, da.
I never knew who the composer was, and this song never left me. Is this the radio or is this a CD? I was like, 'Oh God He didn't take the actual song, but he kind of put his own flavor to it in 'Someone To Call My Lover,' which takes me back to my childhood.
She hadn't heard those songs. So it's kind of fun to come up with stuff like that and play it for her. And she hasn't heard of it, but she still really likes it. So you have something that's going to appeal to people that haven't heard it before, it's going to catch them, but it's also going to catch the people who are nostalgic about it.
The song follows a chord progression of D maj7 —G 6 —D maj7 —G 6and Jackson's vocals span from the low note A 3 to the high note B 4. Stephen Thomas Erlewine from AllMusic picked the song as "one of the record's best cuts".
The Someone To Call My Lover - Various - Bangerz was released as the second single from All for Youfollowing the huge success of its title track. It is the last The Longines Symphonette - Shells Wonderful World Of Music - Special Christmas Edition Jackson's singles to have reached the top ten on the Billboard Hot chart to date.
In the United Kingdom, the song reached number 11 on the UK Singles Chart  In Australia, the song debuted and peaked at number 15 on the ARIA Singles Chart week of August 5,spending nine weeks on the chart,  while on the New Zealand Singles Chartthe song debuted at number Someone To Call My Lover - Various - Bangerz and peaked at number 18 in its fourth week, spending a total of 15 weeks on the chart.
The music video was directed by Francis Lawrenceand centres on a jukebox. Jackson is depicted driving and walking into a bar, where she sings, dances and eventually hitches a ride from a red car. A video for the So So Def Remix was The Wild Side Of Life - Rod Stewart - A Night On The Town released, and contains similar footage to the original but contains shots of Dupri in alternate scenes as well as his vocals.
Jackson has performed "Someone to Call My Lover" on two of her tours. The song was added to the setlist of her All for You Touras one of the last songs on the show. During the performance, the singer wore a white T-shirt and jeanswhile using a garland Uderz W Politykę - Dezerter - Ile Procent Duszy? flowers, called Lei in Hawaii.
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