«Would I Lie to You?» is an R&B song by Charles & Eddie. Written by Mick Leeson and Peter Vale and produced by Josh Deutsch, «Would I Lie to You?» was the debut single by the pop-soul duo, and it proved to be their biggest hit. A major international success, it reached number one on the UK singles chart for two weeks in November 1992 and was also number one in New Zealand, Germany and Austria. It was a top five hit in several other European countries while in Australia and Canada it went to number 3. The single became a Top 20 hit in the USA, peaking at number 13 on theBillboard Hot 100 and it enjoyed award-winning sales, earning a platinum record in the UK, a gold record in both Germany and Austria and silver record award in France.