Headed for a Heartbreak

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"Headed for a Heartbreak"
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Single by Winger
from the album Winger
B-side "State of Emergency"
Released May 1989
Genre Heavy metal, glam metal, progressive metal
Length 05:10
Label Atlantic
Writer(s) Kip Winger
Producer(s) Beau Hill
Winger singles chronology
"Headed for a Heartbreak"

"Headed for a Heartbreak" is a single by American rock band Winger, from their self-titled debut album Winger. Released in May 1989, the song reached #19 on the US Hot 100 and #8 on the US Mainstream Rock chart. It is one of several progressive metal songs that gained popularity in the United States Hot 100 before the first single by the band Tool for their album Lateralus, "Schism" (reached #67 in 2001). The B-side to the single was "State of Emergency".