If I Were a Boy

~ Recording by Beyoncé

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:09 If I Were a Boy Beyoncé RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle)
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:09 If I Were a Boy Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 41751 2
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:09 If I Were a Boy Beyoncé RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle)
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:09 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:11 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 19492 2
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:11 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:11 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 40980 2
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:11 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:09 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:11 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 40980 2
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:11 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:10 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 19492 2
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:10 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 19492 2
1.5 If I Were a Boy 4:10 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 56937 2
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:10 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) SICP 2405, SICP 2406, SICP 2407
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:10 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music 88697 60774 2
1.1 If I Were A Boy 4:11 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Music World Music, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88697 59304 2, 88697 60774 2
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:08 NRJ 200% Hits Various Artists Universal Music France
1.1 If I Were a Boy 4:10 I Am… Sasha Fierce Beyoncé Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Music World Music, Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697 60774 2
Promotion
1.2 If I Were a Boy 4:10 Promo Only: Mainstream Radio, November 2008 Various Artists Promo Only
1.3 If I Were a Boy 4:09 Promo Only: Urban Radio, November 2008 Various Artists Promo Only
Bootleg
1.9 If I Were A Boy 4:11 The Braun MTV Eurochart '08, Volume 10 Various Artists MTV Music Entertainment (Holland) 640 204 1

Relationships

lead vocals: Beyoncé (American singer, songwriter, record producer and actress) (2007-12 – 2008-08)
phonographic copyright by: Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (2008)
mash-ups: Boys Just Wanna Have Fun (Beyoncé vs. Cyndi Lauper) by Torero Bootleg Productions
recording of: If I Were a Boy

If I Were a Boy

composer: Toby Gad
Brittany Jean Carlson
lyricist: Brittany Jean Carlson
referred to in medleys: 4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version)