Had a Dream (For the Heart)

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"Had a Dream (For the Heart)"
Single by The Judds
from the album Wynonna & Naomi
B-side "Don't You Hear Jerusalem Moan"
Released December 17, 1983
Format 7" single
Genre Country
Length 3:10
Label RCA/Curb
Writer(s) Dennis Linde
Producer(s) Brent Maher
The Judds singles chronology
"Had a Dream (For the Heart)"
"Mama He's Crazy"

"Had a Dream (For the Heart)" is a song written by Dennis Linde. It was originally recorded by Elvis Presley as "For the Heart" on his 1976 album From Elvis Presley Boulevard, Memphis, Tennessee. Presley's version, the B-side to the album's single "Hurt", peaked at number 45 on the Hot Country Songs charts that year.[1]

The Judds covered the song and released it as their debut single in December 1983, from their album Wynonna & Naomi. The song reached number 17 on the same chart.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Elvis Presley[edit]

Chart (1976) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks 45

The Judds[edit]

Chart (1983-1984) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks 17
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 15


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. pp. 329–330. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, pp. 217-218

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