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|Single by Rick Astley|
|from the album Body & Soul|
|B-side||"When I Fall in Love" (studio version)
"Hold Me in Your Arms"
"Whenever You Need Somebody"
"Never Gonna Give You Up" (live version)
"She Wants to Dance with Me"
|Released||8 November 1993|
|Format||12-inch single, cassette single, CD single|
|Writer(s)||Rick Astley, Rob Fisher|
|Producer(s)||Gary Stevenson, Rick Astley|
|Rick Astley singles chronology|
"Hopelessly" is a pop song performed by English singer Rick Astley and written by Rob Fisher and himself. It was produced by Gary Stevenson and Astley. The song was recorded for Astley's fourth album, Body & Soul. The single peaked at number 33 in UK charts. It peaked 28 in the US and 3 in Canada. It is still a recurrent play on most North America hot AC stations.
Astley retired shortly afterwards the release, making "Hopelessly" the last single he would release until 2001.
- Studio version
- "Hopelessly" – 3:35
- "When I Fall in Love" – 3:02
- "Hold Me in Your Arms" – 4:24
- "Whenever You Need Somebody" – 3:28
- Live version
- "Hopelessly" (Live, Recorded in Italy, September 1993) – 2:58
- "Never Gonna Give You Up" – 3:32
- "Together Forever" – 3:24
- "She Wants to Dance with Me" – 3:15
|Canadian Singles Chart||8|
|UK Singles Chart||33|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||28|
|U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks||4|
|End of year chart (1993)||Position|
|US Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks||37|
|End of year chart (1994)||Position|
|US Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks||45|
- Hopelessly single at Rickastley.co.uk
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