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|"Why Can't It Wait 'Til Morning"|
|Single by Phil Collins|
|from the album Hello, I Must Be Going!|
|Released||May 1983 (UK)|
|Label|| Virgin Records (UK)|
Atlantic Records (International)
|Producer(s)||Phil Collins, Hugh Padgham|
|Phil Collins singles chronology|
"Why Can't It Wait 'Til Morning" is a song by Phil Collins from his second solo album Hello, I Must Be Going! . The song was the fifth single released from the album and was only released in the UK.
In 1994, jazz group Fourplay recorded a cover with Collins and released it on their album Elixir . They also later remixed the song.
|UK Singles Chart||89|
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