|"Taking It All Too Hard"|
|Single by Genesis|
|from the album Genesis|
|Songwriter(s)||Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford|
|Producer(s)||Genesis, Hugh Padgham|
|Genesis singles chronology|
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