The Daily Star claim the lyrics are a tribute to the singer's dancer boyfriend Derek Hough, who supported Cole through her marriage break-up with footballer Ashley Cole and subsequent battle with malaria. However, according to a source at MTV, the song was actually written before Cole fell sick with malaria. (Promise This Songfacts). It's a little over a year since Cheryl's debut solo single 'Fight For This Love' shot to the top of the charts (knocking .

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