Get That Love

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"Get That Love"
Thompson-Twins-Get-That-Love.jpg
Single by Thompson Twins
from the album Close to the Bone
B-side Perfect Day
Released 9 March 1987
Format
Genre
Length 4:00
Label Arista Records
Writer(s)
Producer(s)
Thompson Twins singles chronology
"Nothing In Common"
(1986)
"Get That Love"
(1987)
"Long Goodbye"
(1987)

"Get That Love" is a song by British pop group Thompson Twins, released in 1987 as the lead single from their sixth studio album Close to the Bone. It was written by Alannah Currie and Tom Bailey, and produced by Rupert Hine and Bailey. The single peaked at #66 in the UK, and spent 4 weeks within the Top 100.[1] The single fared better in America where it peaked at #31 on the US Billboard. The single was the first Thompson Twins release on CD single. The single had a promo video to support it.

Music video[edit]

The official music video for the song was directed by Andy Morahan.[2]

Formats[edit]

7" Single[edit]

  1. "Get That Love" - 4:00
  2. "Perfect Day" - 4:26

12" Single[edit]

  1. "Get That Love (Extended version)" - 6:28
  2. "Get That Love (7" version)" - 4:00
  3. "Perfect Day" - 4:26

12" Single (America only)[edit]

  1. "Get That Love (7" version)" - 3:57
  2. "Perfect Day" - 4:26
  3. "Get That Love (Extended version)" - 6:25
  4. "Get That Love (Dub)" - 6:58

CD Single[edit]

  1. "Get That Love (Extended version)" - 6:33
  2. "Perfect Day" - 4:31
  3. "Get That Love (Dub)" - 7:03
  4. "Get That Love (7" version)" - 4:03

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
Total
weeks
French Singles Chart 10 ?
Canadian Singles Chart[3] 78 6
UK Singles Chart[4] 66 4
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[5] 31 11

Personnel[edit]

  • Engineer - Stephen W. Tayler
  • Producer - Rupert Hine
  • Associate Producer - Tom Bailey
  • Artwork direction - Alannah
  • Artwork design - Andie Airfix, Satori
  • Photography - Carrie Branovan

References[edit]