With You I'm Born Again

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"With You I'm Born Again"
Single by Billy Preston and Syreeta Wright
from the album Fast Break
Released December 1979 (December 1979)
Writer(s)

"With You I'm Born Again" is a 1979 duet performed by Motown recording artists Billy Preston and Syreeta Wright, released as a single from the soundtrack of the motion picture, Fast Break. The song was credited as "Billy Preston and Syreeta" and written by Carol Connors and David Shire. The single became an international hit for the duo, reaching number four on the Billboard Hot 100, number eighty-six on the R&B chart,[1] and number two on the AC chart.[2] Overseas, "With You I'm Born Again" peaked at number two on the UK Singles Chart. It was Preston's biggest hit in five years and the biggest pop hit of Wright's career.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
position
UK Singles Chart 2
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 4
U.S. Billboard Hot Soul Singles 86
U.S. Adult Contemporary 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 564. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 197. 

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