A Little More Love (Olivia Newton-John song)

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"A Little More Love"
ONJ - A Little More Love.jpg
Single by Olivia Newton-John
from the album Totally Hot
B-side"Borrowed Time"
ReleasedNovember 1978
Format7" vinyl
GenrePop rock
Length3:29
LabelMCA, EMI
Songwriter(s)John Farrar
Producer(s)John Farrar
Olivia Newton-John singles chronology
"Hopelessly Devoted to You"
(1978)
"A Little More Love"
(1978)
"Deeper Than the Night"
(1979)

"A Little More Love" is the lead single by Australian singer Olivia Newton-John from her 1978 album Totally Hot. It was a worldwide Top 10 hit single, peaking at #4 in the UK and #3 in the US. In Canada, it spent three weeks at #2 during February and March 1979, and was the seventh biggest Canadian hit of that year.[1]

In the US, Billboard magazine ranked "A Little More Love" as the 17th most popular song of 1979,[2] and Cash Box ranked it as 23rd for the year,[3] where it had peaked at #4.

In popular culture[edit]

The song can be heard on 2006 animated horror/comedy film Monster House.

It's Sound In Mii & Cartoon Network City in the Video Romance Lovers.

In the film Gloria Bell, actor Julianne Moore sings the song as it plays on her car's radio.

Chart performance[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 15 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Top Singles of the Year". Billboard. 22 December 1979. Retrieved 6 July 2012.
  3. ^ a b "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 12 April 2016.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ Steffen Hung. "Forum - 1970 (ARIA Charts: Special Occasion Charts)". Australian-charts.com. Archived from the original on 2 June 2016. Retrieved 15 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – Olivia Newton-John – A Little More Love" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  6. ^ "RPM 100 Singles". RPM. 30 (21). 17 February 1979.
  7. ^ "Adult Oriented Playlist". RPM. 20 (21). 17 February 1979. Retrieved 6 July 2012.
  8. ^ "InfoDisc: Tous les Titres de Olivia Newton-John" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. 1978–1991. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  9. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Olivia Newton-John – A Little More Love". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  10. ^ "The Irish Charts – Search Results – A Little More Love". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved June 22, 2017.
  11. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Olivia Newton-John – A Little More Love" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  12. ^ "Charts.nz – Olivia Newton-John – A Little More Love". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  13. ^ "Norwegiancharts.com – Olivia Newton-John – A Little More Love". VG-lista. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  14. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – Olivia Newton-John – A Little More Love". Singles Top 100. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  15. ^ "Olivia Newton-John: Artist Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  16. ^ "Olivia Newton-John Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  17. ^ "Olivia Newton-John Chart History (Adult Contemporary)". Billboard. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  18. ^ "Olivia Newton-John Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  19. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 3 July 2015. Retrieved 21 January 2016.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  20. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 15 October 2016.
  21. ^ "Top 100 Singles of 1979" Record Mirror January 5, 1980: 30
  22. ^ "Top 100 Hits of 1979/Top 100 Songs of 1979". Musicoutfitters.com. Retrieved 15 October 2016.

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