This I Swear

Song written by Tony Swain and Pam Sheyne. The third track of the album Now & Forever. Released as a single on January 29, 1996, it did not make much of a chart impression.


'This I Swear' was released on 12" single, cassette single and CD-single.
See also this page in the discography.


There are three versions of 'This I Swear': the album version, the radio mix and the Wilde Remix.

Music video

A music video was filmed to promote the single. It was directed by Daniela Federici.
Go to this page for more information.

Kim about 'This I Swear'

Tony Swain played this to me in his studio and I loved it immediately. It is a very intimate song. I love it for its honesty and its simple message of unconditional love. (1)


Keyboards & programming: Ricky Wilde, Aron Friedman
String arrangement: Aron Friedman
Cello: Rosie Wetters
Viola: Frances Illman
Violin: Prabjote Osahn
Backing vocals: Chris Ballin, Hazel Fernandes
Produced by Ricky Wilde & Serious Rope
Engineered by James Richards

Highest chart positions

Germany: 91 (1 week)
United Kingdom: 46 (1 week)

Interview source

(1) Kim Wilde Fanclub Magazine Christmas 1995