Thunder in My Heart (song)

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"Thunder in My Heart Again"
Single by Meck featuring Leo Sayer
Format 12", CD
Genre Dance-pop, house, nu-disco
Length 3:09
Label Island
Writer(s) Leo Sayer, Tom Snow
Producer(s) Meck
Meck chronology
Thunder in My Heart Again
Feels Like Home

"Thunder in My Heart" is a song recorded by Leo Sayer for the album Thunder in My Heart and originally released as a single in 1977. It reached number 22 in the UK at that time. In the US it reached number 38 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 35 on the Cashbox chart.

It became a number one hit single in the UK when a remix by Meck (titled "Thunder in My Heart Again") was released as a single in 2006 (see 2006 in music). "Thunder in My Heart Again" stayed at number one for two weeks. It also peaked at #7 in the Dutch Top 40, remaining in that chart for 17 weeks.

A year later, Leo Sayer appeared on Celebrity Big Brother in the UK and claimed credit for this song getting to #1 as he said:

"It wasn't just because it was a hot tune, it was all because "Oh my God, it's Leo Sayer"."

Cover versions[edit]

Irene Cara released a version of the song on her 1982 debut album, Anyone Can See.[1]

Preceded by
"Nasty Girl" by The Notorious B.I.G. featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge, and Avery Storm
UK Singles Chart number-one single
February 12, 2006 — February 19, 2006
Succeeded by


  1. ^ Irene Cara, Anyone Can See credits Retrieved February 3, 2016.