I Love Me is a single by Demi Lovato. It was released on all major streaming platforms on March 6, 2020. It's her second single of her soon to be named seventh album.
The music video for "I Love Me" was directed by Hannah Lux Davis and filmed in New York City. It was released on March 6, 2020, and depicts Lovato walking across a street with several references to moments in her career and personal life. The song has reached number four in Hungary, number eleven in Flanders (Belgium), and number eighteen in the United States.
Background & Release
"I Love Me" was written by Demi Lovato alongside Anne-Marie, Jennifer Decilveo, Sean Douglas, Alex Niceforo, Keith Sorrells, and Warren "Oak" Felder and produced by the latter three. According to Anne-Marie, she co-wrote the song with other songwriters in 2019 before Lovato heard it and recorded it. During an interview with Ellen DeGeneres, Lovato described the track as "fun and lighthearted" that had a "positive, upbeat message".
On March 2, 2020, she announced through her Instagram that her upcoming new single "I Love Me" would be released four days later, attaching the cover art to the post. The artwork is a blurry picture of Lovato wearing a red jacket on a city street with the title of the single in the left upper corner. Lovato had previously used the title of the single as a hashtag for another Instagram picture on February 24. "I Love Me" music video and song was released on March 6, 2020, on both digital download and streaming platforms, as the lead single from her upcoming seventh studio album. Four days later, limited edition alternative cover signed CD singles of the song were made available for purchase for twenty-four hours via Lovato's official online store, On March 12, vinyl with a different alternative cover were released for approximately four hours. On May 5, 2020, an emo version of the song featuring punk rock drummer Travis Barker was announced for release the next day.