It sounds crazy, it's so good
Written by Mariah Carey, Christopher “Tricky” Stewart, Terius “The-Dream” Nash, Albert Brown & Donald DeGrate
Produced by Mariah Carey, Christopher “Tricky” Stewart & Terius “The-Dream” Nash
Samples “Forever My Lady” originally performed by Jodeci
4:00 Album Version
2:26 The Reprise
3:58 Jump Smokers Remix LEAKED
0:00 Angels Advocate Remix ft K-Ci & JoJo UNRELEASED
ABOUT THE SONG
ELLE: Is there a track that holds special meaning for you?
MC: “The Impossible” is very much where my life is right now because I am actually in love for the first time.
Mimi ELLE “Future Perfect”, included with the Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel album, 2009
“[Nick] surprised me with an Asscher-cut pink and white engagement ring stuck inside a candy ring wrapper! I wrote about it in the song, “The Impossible,” on my new album”
Mimi ELLE “Mr. & Mrs.,” included with the Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel album, 2009
BScott: “There’s a song on the album that I call the quintessential get your, it’s called ‘boot knock’ - you know, knocking your boots type of song, it’s called The Impossible. Every time! Now matter what you’re doing - I could be in the bath robe, doing something, getting ready and I hear it and it instantly put me in a very sexual, sensual moment.”
MC: “Sensual. He said sexual, I said sensual!”
BScott: “And then the ????, oh my god!”
MC: “But you know what, there’s going to be a…
BScott: “A remix to that, too?”
MC: “Honey….. I don’t want to say it, I don’t want to say it.”
BScott: “Can we get one exclusive, can we get one? A little one?
MC: “I say the person’s name in the song”
MC: ”Yes I do, but they sing their part, they sing the whole part: Laying in the bed bumping Jocedi, and I’m forever your lady. So they do the ‘forever your lady part’ and it sounds crazy, its so good, like they… I was so proud to hear how good they sound.”
The B.Scott Show: Mariah Carey Interview November 2, 2009
MC: “I’ve never done this song before, and um, we have it on the remix album and the new album, Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel, as well as Angels Advocate - that’s the new title for the remix… I like that, I came up with it. sometimes I get a moment of creativity, it’s rare, but [laughs]… This is called, ‘The Impossible’"
Angels Advocate Tour - Atlantic City, January 2, 2018
2009 Released on the Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel album.