If I Was" is a 1985 song by Midge Ure. It was co-written by Ure and Danny Mitchell (of Ultravox's tour opening band Messengers), and released as the first single from Ure's first solo album The Gift.
Midge Ure If I Was (Extended Mix).
Pure, released 16th September 1991, is the third solo album by former Ultravox frontman Midge Ure. It was the first release by Ure with a new record label BMG-Arista.
Watch the video for If I Was from Midge Ure's The Gift for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. This song went to No. 1 in 1985. The song came from the album, The Gift.
In 1979 Ure and Billy Currie formed a close bond playing together in Visage. If I Was: The Very Best of Midge Ure & Ultravox – (1993, Chrysalis Records Ltd, f2 21995) – US version with three bonus tracks.
Midge Ure – guitar, instrumentation, keyboards, performer, primary artist, producer, remixing, vocals. Visage – performer, primary artist, producer.
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|A||If I Was
Written-By – D. Mitchell*
- Made By – Festival Records Pty. Ltd.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
- Copyright (c) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
- Written-by, Producer, Performer [Instrumentation] – Midge Ure
Notes℗ 1985 Chrysalis Records Ltd., England
(C) 1985 Chrysalis Records Ltd., England
Made in Australia by Festival Records Pty. Ltd.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side A label): MX-65233
- Matrix / Runout (Side B label): MX-65234
|URE1||Midge Ure||If I Was (7", Single, Blu)||Chrysalis||URE1||UK||1985|
|URE 1||Midge Ure||If I Was (7", Single, Sil)||Chrysalis||URE 1||UK||1985|
|CHS 387||Midge Ure||If I Was (7", Promo)||Chrysalis||CHS 387||Italy||1985|
|URE X1||Midge Ure||If I Was (Extended Mix) (12", Single)||Chrysalis||URE X1||UK||1985|
|URE 1||Midge Ure||If I Was (7", Single, Bro)||Chrysalis||URE 1||UK||1985|