Aretha Franklin / George Michael

I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)

Composed by Dennis Morgan / Simon Climie

Appears On

Year Artist/Album Label Time AllMusic Rating
Aretha 1980 Funky Town Grooves 4:03
Aretha [1986] 1986 Arista
Ronny's Pop Show, Vol. 9 1987
Various Artists
CBS Records 4:01
All the Best Love Duets, Vol. 1 1992
Various Artists
Telstar 4:02
Now: 1987 [40 Tracks] 1993
Various Artists
Virgin/EMI
That Loving Feeling, Vol. 5 1993
Various Artists
Dino Entertainment
Greatest Hits: 1980-1994 1994 Arista 4:00
Summer in the City, Vol. 3 1994
Various Artists
Columbia 3:59
Together: 20 Classic Soul Duets 1995
Various Artists
Universal Distribution 4:03
Billboard Top Hits: 1985-1989 1995
Various Artists
Rhino 4:02
Sounds of the Eighties: The Late '80s 1996
Various Artists
Time/Life Music 4:03
Hot Ladies of Pop 1997
Various Artists
K-Tel Distribution 4:01
Sexy Soul [K-Tel] 1998
Various Artists
K-Tel Distribution 3:59
Ladies & Gentlemen: The Best of George Michael 1998 Epic
No Image 1998 Epic
Legends of Music: Pop of the 80s 2000
Various Artists
Madacy Distribution / Madacy 4:01
Entertainment Weekly: The Greatest Hits 1987 2000
Various Artists
Buddha Records 4:02
Chicken Soup for the Couple's Soul: Inspirational Duets About Love 2001
Various Artists
Rhino 3:59
No Image 2001
Various Artists
Buddha Records 4:02
Best of Aretha Franklin [BMG International] 2002 Global TV 4:02
All #1 80's 2003
Various Artists
Madacy Distribution / Madacy 4:01
Platinum & Gold Collection 2003 BMG / Sony Music Entertainment 3:54
The Best of Aretha Franklin [Paradiso] 2003 Paradiso 4:00
#1 Hits of the 80's [2004 Madacy] 2004
Various Artists
Madacy 4:01
#1 Hits: Best of 80s Hit Radio 2006
Various Artists
Madacy 4:00
It Takes Two: Classic Duets 2007
Various Artists
Time/Life Music 4:02
Jewels in the Crown: All Star Duets with the Queen 2007 Arista 4:03
Classic Soul Ballads [Time Life Box Set] 2007
Various Artists
Time/Life Music 4:03
TwentyFive 2008 SMI Records
Playlist: The Very Best of Aretha Franklin 2008 Playlist 4:01
The Music of Aretha Franklin 2010 Legacy 4:00
Easy 80s 2011
Various Artists
Time Life / Time/Life Music 4:00
Pure... Love 2011
Various Artists
Sony Music 4:02
Easy 80s: Lost in Love 2011
Various Artists
Time/Life Music 4:00
Romantically Yours: Greatest Love of All 2012
Various Artists
Time/Life Music 4:00
Pure... Pop Anthems 2014
Various Artists
Sony Music 4:00
100 Hits: UK No. 1's Karaoke 2014
Various Artists
100 Hits
25 Years Of Chrysalis Music
Various Artists
Sony CMG
30 Stars: Voices
Various Artists
Sony Music 4:00
Romantically Yours
Various Artists
Time/Life Music 4:00
The '80s [Sony]
Various Artists
Sony Music 4:02
The Box Set Series Arista / Columbia / Legacy 4:00
The Duets Album [UMTV]
Various Artists
Universal Music TV 4:02
Today's Most Requested Love Songs
Various Artists
Quality
Ultimate... Voices
Various Artists
Legacy
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