The song is listed number twenty three on the 100 Best Songs of 2007 published by Rolling Stone magazine. I Love You”, written by Josephine Bridges, Carl Hampton, and Tom Nixon. 100 Best Songs of 2007, and was nominated for Song of the Teenage love affair lyrics video at the 2008 BET J Virtual Awards. It impacted mainstream urban radio on April 21, 2008.
Key’s performing the song at the talent show with her backing dancers in the music video. The music video starts off with Keys and Luke having a phone conversation. Then the video takes us back two weeks ago to when they first met. Two weeks prior, Luke, a male college student at Britton College is giving a speech about an epidemic in Africa.
Then Keys, a female college student, joins the audience. Luke turns and stares at Keys, but doesn’t finish his speech. Luke who is at the party with his friends, is watching a female college student dance. Then Keys and two of her friends walk in with large overcoats. Luke notices Keys before she notices him. Once she has spot Luke, she notices that he is looking at the dancing girl. They both give each other “dirty” looks while Luke is feeling ashamed.