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Billboard #1 Hits: #555: ‘Missing You’- John Waite. September 22, 1984. #1 for 1 week in Billboard Hot 100.

  • Single: ‘Missing You’- John Waite
  • Record Company – EMI America
  • Genre: Pop
  • Written by John Waite, Mark Leonard and and Charles Sandford
  • Time: 3:56
  • B-side:’ For Your Love’
  • Album-No Brakes
  • Grade : A-
  • Peaked at #1 1 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. #9 in UK Singles Chart. #1 in Canada.

John Waite’s ‘Missing You’ was a rarity on the charts in 1984- of the 19 #1 hits that year it is the only one that was at the top for only 1 week. John Waite had been the lead singer for The Babys and later Bad English. This was his first and biggest solo hit. He got a nomination for a Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Performance Male.

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