This dance pop songs is about fighting to stay for the your love and not giving up on your partner. Cheryl was going through tough times with her husband, Chelsea football player Ashley Cole, when she released this song. Although the song was not penned by Cheryl, it may have been influenced by that difficult times. It was noticed that ‘Fight for this love’ has similarities to a song released in 2007 called ‘Lil Star’ by Kelis, but Cheryl denied.
Release Date: October 18, 2009
Songwriter/s: Steve Kipner – Wayne Wilkins – Andre Merritt
UK – 1
Germany – 4
Scotland – 1
The song topped the UK Singles Chart selling over 1 million copies. It was certified Platinum by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI). it topped the charts in Denmark, Hungary, Ireland, Norway and Scotland. In Austria, Berlgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland it reached the top 10 charts. ‘Fight for this love’ was certified Platinum in Denmark, Italy and Sweden, while in Germany and Switzerland it was certified Gold.
Artist’s age on Release Date: Cheryl Ann Fernandez-Versini Tweedy aka Cheryl Cole was 26 years old when she released this song.
Cover Versions: Kokali – The Wanted – Alexis Jordan – Diana Lynne Ferrer – Lisa Cimorelli – Annie Stettin – Other amateur artists covered this song on Youtube.