Losing You (Brenda Lee song)

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"Losing You"
Single by Brenda Lee
from the album ..."Let Me Sing"
B-side "He's So Heavenly"
Released March 1963
Recorded 20 February 1963
Genre Pop
Length 2:28
Label Decca 31478
Songwriter(s) Jean Renard, Carl Sigman
Producer(s) Owen Bradley
Brenda Lee singles chronology
"Your Used to Be" / "She'll Never Know"
(1963)
"Losing You"
(1963)
"I Wonder" / "My Whole World Is Falling Down"
(1963)

"Your Used to Be"/"She'll Never Know"
(1963)
"Losing You"
(1963)
"I Wonder"/"My Whole World Is Falling Down"
(1963)

"Losing You" is a song written by Jean Renard and Carl Sigman and performed by Brenda Lee.[1] The song reached #2 on the adult contemporary chart, #6 on the Billboard Hot 100, #10 in the UK, and #13 on the R&B chart in 1963.[2] The song is featured on her 1963 album, ..."Let Me Sing".[3]

The song was produced by Owen Bradley. The single's B-side, "He's So Heavenly", reached #93 on the Billboard Hot 100.[4]

The song was ranked #62 on Billboard magazine's Top Hot 100 songs of 1963.[5]

Other versions[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1963) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[11] 18
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[12] 34
UK Record Retailer[13] 10
US Billboard Hot 100[14] 6
US Billboard Middle-Road Singles[15][16] 2
US Billboard Hot R&B Sides[17] 13

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brenda Lee, "Losing You" single release Retrieved May 12, 2014
  2. ^ Brenda Lee, "Losing You" Chart Positions Retrieved May 12, 2014
  3. ^ Brenda Lee, ..."Let Me Sing" Retrieved May 12, 2014
  4. ^ Brenda Lee, "He's So Heavenly" Chart Positions Retrieved May 12, 2014
  5. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1963". Archived from the original on November 29, 2013. Retrieved May 12, 2014. 
  6. ^ Bobby Russell, "Still" single release Retrieved May 12, 2014
  7. ^ https://www.discogs.com/Lale-Andersen-Grau-War-Der-Ozean/release/9093567
  8. ^ Orietta Berti, "Losing You" EP release Retrieved May 12, 2014
  9. ^ Al Martino, "Losing You" EP release Retrieved May 12, 2014
  10. ^ Nora Aunor, The Song of My Life Retrieved May 12, 2014
  11. ^ "Ultratop.be – Brenda Lee – Losing You" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved June 23, 2018.
  12. ^ "Ultratop.be – Brenda Lee – Losing You" (in French). Ultratop 50. Retrieved June 23, 2018.
  13. ^ Brenda Lee - Full Official Chart History, Official Charts Company. Retrieved June 23, 2018.
  14. ^ "Brenda Lee Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved June 23, 2018.
  15. ^ Adult Contemporary - Brenda Lee Losing You Chart History, Billboard.com. Retrieved June 23, 2018.
  16. ^ "Middle-Road Singles", Billboard, May 18, 1963. p. 52. Retrieved June 24, 2018.
  17. ^ Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs - Brenda Lee Losing You Chart History, Billboard.com. Retrieved June 23, 2018.