Calling Your Name

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"Calling Your Name"
Single by Marilyn
from the album Despite Straight Lines
Released 1983
Format 7" single, 12" single
Length 4:03 (7")
6:52 (12")
Label Mercury Records
Songwriter(s) Marilyn, Paul Caplin
Producer(s) Clive Langer, Alan Winstanley

"Calling Your Name" is the debut single by British singer Marilyn. The song was a big international hit, peaking at #4 on the UK Singles Chart in December 1983[1] and #3 in Australia in April 1984.[2]

The song was later included on the singer's 1985 album Despite Straight Lines.[3]

Chart performance[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1983-84) Peak
position
Australia (Kent Music Report)[2] 3
New Zealand Singles Chart[4] 17
Irish Singles Chart[5] 10
UK Singles Chart[1] 4

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1984) Position
Australia (Kent Music Report)[6] 19


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "OfficialCharts.com". Retrieved 18 March 2017. 
  2. ^ a b Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992 (Illustrated ed.). St. Ives, N.S.W.: Australian Chart Book. p. 192. ISBN 0-646-11917-6. 
  3. ^ "Marilyn - Despite Straight Lines at Discogs". Discogs.com. 2010-10-23. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  4. ^ Steffen Hung. "New Zealand charts portal". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 18 March 2017. 
  5. ^ Irish Recorded Music Association. "Irish Charts - All there is to know". irishcharts.ie. Retrieved 18 March 2017. 
  6. ^ BigKev. "Forum – ARIA Charts: Special Occasion Charts – 1984". Australian-charts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 March 2017.