Operation Heartbreak

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"Operation Heartbreak"
Single by Aretha Franklin
A-side "Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody"
Released September 1961
Genre Soul
Length 3:03
Label Columbia Records 42157
Songwriter(s) Al Kasha, Alan Thomas, Curtis Williams
Aretha Franklin singles chronology
"Are You Sure"
(1961)
"Operation Heartbreak"
(1961)
"I Surrender, Dear"
(1962)
"Are You Sure"
(1961)
"Operation Heartbreak"
(1961)
"I Surrender, Dear"
(1962)

"Operation Heartbreak" is a song written by Al Kasha, Alan Thomas, and Curtis Williams and performed by Aretha Franklin. The song reached #6 on the U.S. R&B chart in 1961.[1]

The song's A-side, "Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody", reached #37 on the Billboard Hot 100.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Aretha Franklin[edit]

Chart Peak
position
U.S. R&B chart 6

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