Only When You Leave

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"Only When You Leave"
Spandau Ballet - Only When You Leave.jpg
Single by Spandau Ballet
from the album Parade
Released 1984
Format 7", 12"
Genre New wave
Length 6:45 (extended Version)
5:12 (album version)
4:48 (single Version)
Label Chrysalis Records
Songwriter(s) Gary Kemp
Producer(s) Jolley & Swain, Spandau Ballet
Spandau Ballet singles chronology
"Pleasure"
(1983)
"Only When You Leave"
(1984)
"I'll Fly for You"
(1984)
"Pleasure"
(1983)
"Only When You Leave"
(1984)
"I'll Fly for You"
(1984)

"Only When You Leave" is a 1984 single by the British band Spandau Ballet from their fourth album Parade.

The song became their 8th top ten hit in the UK, peaking at #3 on the UK Singles Chart. The song also charted highly in Australia, where it reached #12. It also made the top forty in the U.S., reaching #34, and in Germany, with a chart position of #26.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1984) Peak
position
Australia (Kent Music Report)[1] 12
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[2] 5
Belgium (VRT Top 30 Flanders)[3] 5
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[4] 23
France (IFOP)[5] 51
Germany (Official German Charts)[6] 26
Ireland (IRMA)[7] 2
Italy (FIMI)[8] 36
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[9] 3
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[10] 2
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[11] 10
Norway (VG-lista)[12] 8
Poland (LP3)[13] 25
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[14] 20
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[15] 3
US Billboard Hot 100[16] 34
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)[17] 36
US Mainstream Rock (Billboard)[18] 40
US Cash Box[19] 32

References[edit]

  1. ^ bulion. "Forum - ARIA Charts: Special Occasion Charts - CHART POSITIONS PRE 1989". ARIA. Australian-charts.com. Retrieved 23 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Ultratop.be – Spandau Ballet – Only When You Leave" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Radio 2 Top 30" (in Dutch). Top 30. Retrieved 23 October 2016. 
  4. ^ "Top RPM Singles: Issue 8724." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Tous les Titres de l'Artiste choisi". InfoDisc (in French). Select "SPANDAU BALLET" from the artist drop-down menu. Retrieved 23 October 2016. 
  6. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Spandau Ballet – Only When You Leave". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  7. ^ "The Irish Charts – Search Results – Only When You Leave". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  8. ^ "HitParadeItalia Indice per Interprete: S". HitParadeItalia (in Italian). Retrieved 23 October 2016. 
  9. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Spandau Ballet – Only When You Leave" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  10. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – week 27, 1984" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40 Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  11. ^ "Charts.org.nz – Spandau Ballet – Only When You Leave". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  12. ^ "Norwegiancharts.com – Spandau Ballet – Only When You Leave". VG-lista. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  13. ^ "Lista Przebojów Programu 3". LP3. Retrieved 23 October 2016. 
  14. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Spandau Ballet – Only When You Leave". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  15. ^ "Archive Chart: 1984-06-16" UK Singles Chart. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  16. ^ "Spandau Ballet – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Spandau Ballet. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  17. ^ "Spandau Ballet – Chart history" Billboard Adult Contemporary for Spandau Ballet. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  18. ^ "Spandau Ballet – Chart history" Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs for Spandau Ballet. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  19. ^ CASH BOX Top 100 Singles – Week ending SEPTEMBER 15, 1984 at the Wayback Machine (archived 11 September 2012). Cash Box magazine.