Children of the Night (Richard Marx song)

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"Children of the Night"
Richard Marx - Children of the Night.jpg
Single by Richard Marx
from the album Repeat Offender
B-side"Real World"[1]
Format7", 12", cassette, CD, maxi, MiniDisc
GenreSoft rock
Songwriter(s)Richard Marx
Producer(s)Richard Marx, David Cole
Richard Marx singles chronology
"Too Late to Say Goodbye"
"Children of the Night"
"Keep Coming Back"

"Children of the Night" is a song written and recorded by Richard Marx, issued as the fifth and final single from his second album Repeat Offender.[2] The song peaked at #13 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1990,[3] and was written in support of the suburban Los Angeles (Van Nuys)-based organization for runaways.[4][5][6]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and produced by Richard Marx.

  1. "Children of the Night" – 4:42
  2. "Right Here Waiting" [Live] – 4:56

Chart positions[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[3] 13
U.S. Billboard Adult Contemporary[3] 6

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Position
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[7] 44


  1. ^ Richard Marx - Children of the Night Vinyl Records, CDs and LPs. Retrieved October 15, 2012.
  2. ^ Richard Marx - Children Of The Night at Discogs. Retrieved October 15, 2012.
  3. ^ a b c Children of the Night — Richard Marx | Billboard. Retrieved October 15, 2012.
  4. ^ "Richard Marx". MTV Artists. 2012. Retrieved December 18, 2013.
  5. ^ Amy Dulebohn (September 23, 2011). "Singer, songwriter and producer Richard Marx to perform acoustic show at Weinberg". The Herald-Mail. Hagerstown, Maryland. Retrieved December 18, 2013.
  6. ^ "Richard Marx coming to Kirtland Oct. 15". Petoskey News-Review. Petoskey, Michigan. October 4, 2011. Retrieved December 18, 2013.
  7. ^ "Top 100 Hit Tracks of 1990". RPM. Retrieved November 26, 2017.

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