"A Love Like Yours (Don't Come Knocking Everyday)" is a 1963 song issued as the B-side to Motown singing group Martha and the Vandellas' hit single, " Heat Wave", released on the Gordy label.
The song, written and produced by Vandellas cohorts,
Holland–Dozier–Holland, is a song where a woman praises her lover for loving her after she "broke (his) heart and made (him) blue" saying afterwards "instead of hurting back" telling her he loved her.
The song, while not released as a single, is regarded as a sixties classic with notable covers by
Dusty Springfield, Harry Nilsson and Cher, Juice Newton, Manfred Mann, and the Animals.  Ike & Tina Turner released it as a single from their album . Ike & Tina's version was the only version that became a charted hit peaking at #16 on the River Deep – Mountain High UK pop charts.
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^ 50th Anniversary: The Singles Collection 1962-1972 [CD liner notes]. New York: Hip-O Select/Motown/Universal Records
Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. ISBN . 1-904994-10-5