I Wish (Carl Thomas song)

"I Wish"
Single by Carl Thomas
from the album Emotional
ReleasedFebruary 15, 2000
RecordedJuly 1999
Songwriter(s)M. Flowers, C. Thomas
Producer(s)Mike City
Carl Thomas singles chronology
"Summer Rain"
"I Wish"
Music video
"I Wish" on YouTube

"I Wish" is a song by American R&B singer Carl Thomas, released as the second single from his debut album Emotional. The hit song spent six weeks at number-one on the US R&B chart and also peaked at number twenty on the Billboard Hot 100.


There are three remixes of the song; the official remix features P. Diddy and LL Cool J and there is also a remix that features Prodigy and Shyne. The DJ Clue mixtape remix features LL Cool J, Prodigy and Shyne.


Chart (2000) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 20
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 1

Year-end charts[]

Chart (2000) Position
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 64
US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs[4] 8


  1. ^ "Carl Thomas Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard.
  2. ^ "Carl Thomas Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard.
  3. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 2000". Archived from the original on March 4, 2009. Retrieved September 9, 2014.
  4. ^ "Carl Thomas - Chart history". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved September 9, 2014.