Heart and Soul (T'Pau song)

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"Heart and Soul"
Single by T'Pau
from the album Bridge of Spies
B-side "On the Wing"
Released May 1987 (USA)
August 1987 (UK)
Genre Pop
Length 3:42 (7" version)
4:15 (LP version)
Label Siren, Virgin
Writer(s) Carol Ann Decker, Ronald Phillip "Ron" Rogers
Producer(s) Roy Thomas Baker
T'Pau singles chronology
"Heart and Soul"
(1987)
"Intimate Strangers"
(1987)
T'Pau singles chronology
"Intimate Strangers"
(1987)
"Heart and Soul"
(reissue)
(1987)
"China in Your Hand"
(1987)

"Heart and Soul" is a song by British pop band T'Pau. Featuring vocalist Carol Decker performing overlapping lyrics, the song was released as the group's first single in 1987 from their debut album Bridge of Spies. Following its inclusion in a Pepe Jeans advert, the single reached No. 4 in both the US and UK charts. The song was featured on the soundtrack for the video game Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City.

The single's B-side, "On the Wing," had yet to appear on CD as of the middle of October 2011.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
Total
weeks
Belgian Singles Chart 16 5
Canadian Singles Chart[1] 1 25
Dutch Singles Chart[2] 37 10
French Singles Chart[3] 10
German Singles Chart[4] 10 15
Irish Singles Chart[5] 4 4
New Zealand Singles Chart[6] 9 13
Polish Singles Chart 36 2
South African Singles Chart[7] 18 4
Swedish Singles Chart[8] 20 1
Swiss Singles Chart[9] 9 14
UK Singles Chart[10] 4 14
US Billboard Hot 100[11] 4 27
US Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs[12] 13
US Hot Dance Music Sales[13] 15
Preceded by
"Alone" by Heart
Canadian RPM Singles Chart number-one single
22 August 1987
Succeeded by
"Who's That Girl" by Madonna

Heart and Soul '97 Chart Performance[edit]

Chart (1997) Peak
position
Total
weeks
UK Singles Chart[14] 186 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Canada Singles Chart". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Steffen Hung (31 December 2011). "Dutch charts portal". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  3. ^ Steffen Hung. "Les charts français". lescharts.com. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  4. ^ "Die ganze Musik im Internet: Charts, News, Neuerscheinungen, Tickets, Genres, Genresuche, Genrelexikon, Künstler-Suche, Musik-Suche, Track-Suche, Ticket-Suche". musicline.de. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  5. ^ Jaclyn Ward – Fireball Media Ltd. – http://www.fireballmedia.ie (1 October 1962). "The Irish Charts – All there is to know". Irishcharts.ie. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  6. ^ Steffen Hung. "New Zealand charts portal". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  7. ^ Brian Currin & Stephen Segerman. "The South African Rock Encyclopedia". Rock.co.za. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  8. ^ Steffen Hung. "Swedish Charts Portal". swedishcharts.com. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  9. ^ Steffen Hung. "Die Offizielle Schweizer Hitparade und Music Community". swisscharts.com. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  10. ^ "UK Singles & Albums Chart Archive". Chart Stats. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  11. ^ "Music News, Reviews, Articles, Information, News Online & Free Music". Billboard. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  12. ^ "Music News, Reviews, Articles, Information, News Online & Free Music". Billboard. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  13. ^ AllMusic. Allmusic http://www.allmusic.com/ |url= missing title (help). Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  14. ^ "Chart Log UK: DJ T – Tzant". Zobbel.de. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 

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