Bleeding Love

song written and composed by Jesse McCartney and Ryan Tedder, originally recorded by Leona Lewis and released in 2007

"Bleeding Love" is a song by Leona Lewis. It was released as her official second single on 29 October 2007 from her first album Spirit.[1] The song is written and produced by Ryan Tedder.[1]

"Bleeding Love"
Song by Leona Lewis
from the album Spirit
B-side"Forgiveness"
Released19 October 2007 (2007-10-19)
Recorded2007
Genre
Length4:24
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Tedder
Leona Lewis singles chronology
"A Moment Like This"
(2006)
"Bleeding Love"
(2007)
"Better in Time" / "Footprints in the Sand"
(2008)
Official International Music Video
"Bleeding Love" (International version)
at Yahoo! Music
Official U.S. Music Video
"Bleeding Love" (U.S. version)
at Myplay.com

"Bleeding Love" is said to be like a classic Prince record, or Whitney Houston's "My Love Is Your Love".[1]

Lewis had performed the song on the live show of the fourth series of The X Factor.[2]

Certifications

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Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[3] 2× Platinum 140,000^
Austria (IFPI Austria)[4] Gold 15,000*
Belgium (BEA)[5] Gold 10,000*
Canada (Music Canada)[6] Platinum 40,000*
Denmark (IFPI Danmark)[7] Gold 10,000^
Finland (Musiikkituottajat)[8] Platinum 20,000[8]
Germany (BVMI)[9] Platinum 500,000^
New Zealand (RMNZ)[10] 2× Platinum 30,000*
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[11] Platinum 50,000^
Sweden (GLF)[12] 2× Platinum 80,000^
United Kingdom (BPI)[14] 2× Platinum 1,500,000[13]
United States (RIAA)[15] 4× Platinum 4,589,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
 sales+streaming figures based on certification alone

References

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Leona Lewis: Basically a press release presented as "news"". Popjustice. 16 August 2007. Retrieved 16 August 2007.
  2. "Leona Lewis: Leona to perform on The X Factor". Unreality TV. 16 August 2007. Archived from the original on 27 September 2007. Retrieved 16 August 2007.
  3. "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2008 Singles" (PDF). Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 19 February 2009.
  4. "Austrian single certifications – Leona Lewis – Bleeding Love" (in German). IFPI Austria. Retrieved 31 August 2010.
  5. "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – singles 2008". Ultratop. Hung Medien. Retrieved 31 August 2010.
  6. "Canadian single certifications – Leona Lewis – Bleeding Love". Music Canada. Retrieved 21 April 2009.
  7. "Danish single certifications – Leona Lewis – Bleeding Love". IFPI Danmark. Retrieved 31 August 2010. Scroll through the page-list below until year 2008 to obtain certification.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Leona Lewis" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved 31 August 2010.
  9. "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Leona Lewis; 'Bleeding Love')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 31 August 2010.
  10. THE FIELD id (chart number) MUST BE PROVIDED for NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATION.
  11. certweek IS REQUIRED for SPANISH CERTIFICATION.
  12. "Guld- och Platinacertifikat − År 2008" (PDF) (in Swedish). IFPI Sweden. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 May 2011. Retrieved 22 May 2008.
  13. Copsey, Rob (19 March 2019). "The biggest songs Ryan Tedder has written with other artists, including Beyonce, Leona Lewis and Maroon 5". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 19 March 2019.
  14. "British single certifications – Leona Lewis – Bleeding Love". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 2 December 2016. Select singles in the Format field. Select Platinum in the Certification field. Type Bleeding Love in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  15. "American single certifications – Leona Lewis – Bleeding Love". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 3 August 2011.