Stranded (Heart song)

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Single by Heart
from the album Brigade
B-side "Under the Sky"
"I'll Never Stop Loving You" (non-LP) (12" and CD only)
Released September 1990
Format 7", 12", CD Single
Genre Rock
Length 3:55
Label Capitol
Writer(s) J. Harrington
Jamie Kyle
Producer(s) Richie Zito
Heart singles chronology
"I Didn't Want to Need You"

"Stranded" is a song recorded by American rock band Heart. It was released as the third single from the band's tenth studio album Brigade. It is a mid-tempo power ballad that features Heart's guitarist Nancy Wilson picking up lead vocals. Nancy also performed lead vocals on two previous Heart hits: "There's The Girl" and "These Dreams".

The track climbed to #13 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in 1990, but was not a big success in the UK Singles Chart, where it stalled at #60. It went to #1 in Canada, according to The Record.[1]

The 12" and CD single formats featured the non-LP track "I'll Never Stop Loving You", whilst exclusivley in the UK there were two limited editions of the 12" single: the first came in a gatefold sleeve, whilst the second was issued as a 12" picture disc.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1990) Peak
Canadian Adult Contemporary Chart[2] 7
Canadian Singles Chart[3] 2
Japanese Singles Chart (Tokyo)[citation needed] 89
UK Singles Chart[4] 60
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[5] 13
U.S. Billboard Adult Contemporary Chart[6] 8
U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock Chart[7] 25


  1. ^ Lwin, Nanda (2000). Top 40 Hits: The Essential Chart Guide.
  2. ^ "Results - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Retrieved 2012-06-23. 
  3. ^ "Results - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Retrieved 2012-06-23. 
  4. ^ "ChartArchive - Heart - Stranded". Archived from the original on 2012-07-28. Retrieved 2012-06-23. 
  5. ^
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  7. ^ Heart. "Heart - Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-06-23. 

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