Every 1's a Winner (song)

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"Every 1's a Winner"
Single by Hot Chocolate
from the album Every 1's a Winner
B-side"A Part of Being with You"
ReleasedMarch 4, 1978 (1978-03-04)
GenreR&B
Length4:49 (album version)
4:04 (single version)
LabelRAK
Songwriter(s)Errol Brown
Producer(s)Mickie Most
Hot Chocolate singles chronology
"Put Your Love In Me"
(1977)
"Every 1's a Winner"
(1978)
"I'll Put You Together Again"
(1978)

"Every 1's a Winner" is the third single from the 1978 Hot Chocolate album of the same name. The single was released on 4 March 1978 on RAK Records in the UK and Infinity Records in the US. It peaked at number twelve on the UK Singles Chart and number six on the US Billboard Hot 100; it was the band's second-highest charting single in the US, behind "You Sexy Thing".[1][2]

Cover versions[edit]

Hot Chocolate released a remixed version of the song on their 1987 album 2001; the remix reached number 67 in the UK. A 1999 version of the song by Electrotheque reached number 85 in the UK.[3] Ty Segall covered the song on his 2018 album Freedom's Goblin.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hot Chocolate". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2018-11-10.
  2. ^ "Hot Chocolate Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved 2018-11-10.
  3. ^ "Electrotheque". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2018-11-10.
  4. ^ Breihan, Tom (2017-12-05). "Ty Segall Announces New Album Freedom's Goblin On Conan; Hear "Fanny Dog" & "Every 1's A Winner"". Stereogum. Retrieved 2018-11-10.