The Lover in Me (song)
|"The Lover in Me"|
|Single by Sheena Easton|
|from the album The Lover in Me|
|Released||October 11, 1988|
|Sheena Easton singles chronology|
"The Lover in Me" is a song recorded by Scottish-born singer Sheena Easton for her 1988 ninth album of the same name. Released as the album's lead single on October 11, 1988, it was one of Easton's biggest hits in the United States and became her first top 20 hit in the United Kingdom after a seven-year hiatus.
"The Lover in Me" reached number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 (kept from the top spot by Debbie Gibson's "Lost in Your Eyes"), becoming her biggest hit there since "9 to 5 (Morning Train)", and stayed on the chart for 12 weeks . It also went to number two on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart.
|Belgium (VRT Top 30)||15|
|Canada Top Singles (RPM)||26|
|Germany (GfK Entertainment)||26|
|New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)||12|
|Switzerland (Swiss Hitparade)||25|
|UK Singles (Official Charts Company)||15|
|US Billboard Hot 100||2|
|US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)||43|
|US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)||2|
|US Dance/Electronic Singles Sales (Billboard)||1|
|US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)||5|
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 86.