1982: Heartbreaker by Dionne Warwick

Composed by Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb of the Bee Gees. Recorded by Dionne Warwick for her twenty-third studio album, Heartbreaker. This album was her fourth for the Arista record label. Barry Gibb provides backing vocals in the chorus of the song. In an interview, Dionne Warwick said she was not very fond of the song but she recorded it because she trusted the Bee Gees judgment that it would be a hit. When asked about Heartbreaker’s popularity, the singer said “I cried all the way to the bank”. The song reached No.1 in Portugal, Sweden, and the USA.

Chart (1982–1983) Peak Position
Austria10
Australia 2
Canada 15
Denmark 2
France 17
Germany10
Ireland 2
Italy 24
Netherlands5
New Zealand4
Norway2
Portugal1
South Africa4
Spain 3
Sweden1
Switzerland4
United Kingdom2
USA Billboard Hot 100 Chart10
USA Billboard Hot Black Singles Chart14
USA Billboard Adult Contemporary Chart1
USA Cash Box Top 100 Chart 15