Sixpence None The Richer – Kiss Me – Official Music Video. “Kiss Me” was written by the band guitarist, Matt Slocum. The song was released as the first single from Sixpence None The Richer’s third, self-titled album (1997). The single was released in August 1998 hitting number 1 spot in Australia and Canada. It reached the top ten in many countries, including #2 in the United States, #4 in the UK and #7 in Germany.