Human Touch (Rick Springfield song)

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"Human Touch"
Single by Rick Springfield
from the album Living in Oz
Released 1983
Format 7" single
Genre Power pop
Length 5:07
Label RCA - RCA 13576
Rick Springfield singles chronology
"Affair of the Heart"
(1983)
"Human Touch"
(1983)
"Souls"
(1983)

"Human Touch" is a 1983 single by singer Rick Springfield from his album Living in Oz. The song reached number 18 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the U.S.[1] It was also his most successful hit in the UK, peaking at number 23;[2] this also led to a performance on Top of the Pops. Because of this being Springfield's only top 40 single in the UK, he is considered a one-hit wonder in England, despite the fact that Jessie's Girl is his biggest hit world wide. However, that song only peaked at 43 in 1984 for Springfield, 3 years after its release in the UK.

The song was featured on the pop radio station Flash FM in 2006's Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories, a prequel set in 1984.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits (8th Edition). Billboard Books. p. 593. ISBN 0-8230-7499-4. 
  2. ^ RICK SPRINGFIELD | Artist | Official Charts

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