Thunder in My Heart

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Thunder in My Heart
Leo Sayer - Thunder in My Heart.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 1977
Recorded1977
Genre Disco, soft rock
Length35:13
Label Chrysalis (UK)
Warner Bros. (USA)
Producer Richard Perry
Leo Sayer chronology
Endless Flight
(1976)
Thunder in My Heart
(1977)
Leo Sayer
(1978)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
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Christgau's Record Guide C [2]

Thunder in My Heart is the fifth album by the English singer-songwriter, Leo Sayer, and was released in 1977. In 2006, a remixed dance version of the track, entitled "Thunder in My Heart Again", was released, credited to Meck featuring Leo Sayer. It reached No. 1 in the United Kingdom, and No. 16 in Australia. Along with a follow-up single, "Easy to Love", the song reached the Top 40 in the US and Canada.

Contents

Track listing

Side one

  1. "Thunder in My Heart" (Leo Sayer, Tom Snow) – 3:37
  2. "Easy to Love" (Sayer, Albert Hammond) – 3:43
  3. "Leave Well Enough Alone" (Kerry Chater, Snow) – 3:15
  4. "I Want You Back" (Sayer, Hammond) – 4:28
  5. "It's Over" (Sayer, Snow) – 3:48

Side two

  1. "Fool for Your Love" (Sayer, Michael Omartian) – 3:26
  2. "World Keeps on Turning" (Sayer, Omartian) – 3:25
  3. "There Isn't Anything" (John Vastano) – 3:14
  4. "Everything I've Got" (Snow, Vastano) – 2:39
  5. "We Can Start All Over Again" (Sayer, Bruce Roberts, Snow) – 3:38

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Personnel

Musicians

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Production

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Charts

Chart (1977/78)Peak
Position
Australia (Kent Music Report) [4] 8
UK Albums Chart [5] 8
US Pop Albums 37

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References

  1. Allmusic review
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  3. 1 2 3 Allmusic.com album credits
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  5. Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 483. ISBN   1-904994-10-5.