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.