You're My Heart, You're My Soul

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"You're My Heart, You're My Soul"
Single by Modern Talking
from the album The 1st album
Released October 29, 1984
Format 7" single, 12" single and Video
Genre Synthpop, New Wave, Europop
Length 5:35
Label BMG
Hansa
Writer(s) Michael Scholz
Producer Dieter Bohlen
Modern Talking singles chronology
"You're My Heart, You're My Soul"
(1984)
"You Can Win If You Want"
(1985)

"You're My Heart, You're My Soul" is the first single by the German duo Modern Talking.[1] The song is part of their debut album "The 1st Album". The single was released in 29 October 1984. It reached the Germany Top 10 in 28 January 1985.[2] Five weeks later, the single topped the German charts.[3] where it stayed six weeks, It was in the German charts for 25 weeks. It earned gold status for selling 250,000 units there.[4][5] "You're My Heart, You're My Soul" is known as the best selling single of the duo. It sold over 8 million copies. It reached #1 in other thirty-five countries.[6]

The single was sold 500,000 in France. It earned gold in France too.[7][8] The music video of the single was recorded in 1984. It was filmed in the RTL studios in Luxembourg.

The single was re-released in 1998 as "You're My Heart, You're My Soul '98". It marked the duo's comeback after their 1987 break-up. This time, it gained a similar success. It earned gold for selling more than 250,000 in Germany alone.[5]

List of songs[change | edit source]

Modern Talking in 2003.
The notes on You're My Heart, You're My Soul

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7" (Hansa 106 884) (BMG) 29.10.1984

No. Title Length
1. You're My Heart, You're My Soul 3:48
2. You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Instrumental Version) 4:01

12" (Hansa 601 496) (BMG) 29.10.1984

No. Title Length
1. You're My Heart, You're My Soul 5:35
2. You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Instrumental Version) 4:01

Positions on international charts[change | edit source]

Chart (1985) Peak
position
Weeks on Chart
Germany 1[9] 25
Sweden 3[10] 8
Norway 3[10] 15
Switzerland 1[10] 22
Austria 1[10] 20
France 3[10] 26
Netherlands 6[10] 13
UK 56[11] 13

1998 remix[change | edit source]

"You're My Heart, You're My Soul '98"
Single by Modern Talking
from the album Back for Good
Released 16 March 1998
Format Maxi CD and Video
Genre Electronic Music, Synthpop
Length 3:49
Label BMG
Ariola
Writer(s) Dieter Bohlen
Producer Dieter Bohlen
Modern Talking singles chronology
"Locomotion Tango"
(1987)
"You're My Heart, You're My Soul '98"
(1998)
"Brother Louie '98"
(1998)"

You're My Heart, You're My Soul '98 is the first single by Modern Talking from their seventh album Back for Good. It is the first one they release after their comeback in 1998. It is a remix of "You're My Heart, You're My Soul". The original song was released in 1984.

The single was released in 16 March 1998. It reached Top 5 in countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Austria, and France. It reached Top 10 in Sweden and Finland.[9][12] In Germany, the single reached the Top 10 in 6 April 1998. It topped #2 the following week.[13] It stayed ten weeks within the Top 10. The single earned platinum for selling more than 500,000 units in Germany.[5] In France, the single reached #3. It earned gold for selling more than 250,000 units.[7]

List of songs[change | edit source]

CD-Single Hansa 74321 58884 2 (BMG) 16.03.1998
No. Title Length
1 You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Modern Talking Mix '98) 3:49
2. You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Classic Mix '98) 3:41
CD-Maxi Hansa 74321 57357 2 (BMG) / EAN 0743215735724 16.03.1998
No. Title Length
1 You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Modern Talking Mix '98) 3:49
2. You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Classic Mix '98) 3:41
3 You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Modern Talking Mix '98 feat. Eric Singleton) 3:17
4. You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Original Short Mix '84) 3:48
5. You're My Heart, You're My Soul (Original Long Mix '84) 5:36

Positions on international charts[change | edit source]

Chart (1998) Peak
position
Weeks on Chart
Germany 2[9] 20
Finland 8[12] 7
Sweden 6[12] 23
Switzerland 4[12] 25
Austria 2[12] 13
France 3[12] 23
Belgium/Wallony 26[12] 8
Belgium/Flanders 2[12] 25

Recordings of the song by other artists[change | edit source]

The song has been recorded by many other artists. The following is a list of the most notable recordings by other artists:

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Dieter Bohlen - Germany's Prince of Pop". Deutsche Welle. 2003-02-12. http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,2144,776871,00.html.
  2. "CHARTS-DEUTSCHLAND Single Top 100 (January 28, 1985)" (in German). charts.de. http://www.charts.de/weekchart.asp?cat=s&year=1985&date=19850128&country=de. Retrieved 2009-11-26.
  3. "CHARTS-DEUTSCHLAND Single Top 100 (March 4, 1985)" (in German). charts.de. http://www.charts.de/weekchart.asp?cat=s&year=1985&date=19850304&country=de. Retrieved 2010-02-07.
  4. "Modern Talking's singles chart-positions in Germany" (in German). Musicline.de. http://www.musicline.de/de/chartverfolgung_summary/artist/MODERN+TALKING/single. Retrieved 2010-02-07.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "Gold/Platin-Datenbank" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie (IFPI Germany). http://www.musikindustrie.de/gold_platin_datenbank0/. Retrieved 2009-11-21.
  6. "Modern Talking Lyrics". Sing365. http://www.sing365.com/music/lyric.nsf/modern-talking-lyrics/b587c503462b5ff84825699d002a0d2c. Retrieved 2010-04-28.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Les Certifications depuis 1973" (in French). InfoDisc. http://www.infodisc.fr/Single_Certif.php. Retrieved 2009-11-26.
  8. "Les Meilleures Ventes Tout Temps de 45 T. / Singles" (in French). InfoDisc. http://www.infodisc.fr/S_ToutTemps.php?debut=250. Retrieved 2010-02-07.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 "Chartverfolgung/MODERN TALKING/Single". Musicline.com. http://www.musicline.de/de/chartverfolgung_summary/artist/MODERN+TALKING/single. Retrieved 2009-11-26.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 "Modern Talking: You're My Heart, You're My Soul". Swisscharts.com. http://www.swisscharts.com/showitem.asp?interpret=Modern+Talking&titel=You%27re+My+Heart%2C+You%27re+My+Soul&cat=s. Retrieved 2009-11-26.
  11. "Modern Talking's UK positions". chartstats.com. Archived from the original on 2012-12-04. http://archive.is/CIaH. Retrieved 2009-12-14.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4 12.5 12.6 12.7 "Modern Talking: You're My Heart, You're My Soul '98". Swisscharts.com. http://www.swisscharts.com/showitem.asp?interpret=Modern+Talking&titel=You%27re+My+Heart%2C+You%27re+My+Soul+%2798&cat=s. Retrieved 2009-12-03.
  13. [http://www.charts.de/weekchart.asp?cat=s&year=1998&date=19980406&country=de "CHARTS-DEUTSCHLAND Single Top 100 (April 6, 1998)"] (in German). charts.de. http://www.charts.de/weekchart.asp?cat=s&year=1998&date=19980406&country=de. Retrieved 2009-11-26.
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.3 14.4 14.5 "Cover Versions". moderntalking.ru. http://www.moderntalking.ru/real/index_eng.htm. Retrieved 2009-11-26.
  15. "Chartverfolgung/BOLENSKI BEAT/Single". Musicline.com. http://www.musicline.de/de/chartverfolgung_summary/artist/BOLENSKI+BEAT/single. Retrieved 2009-11-26.
  16. "DA FLOW". Musicline.com. http://www.musicline.de/de/artist/DA+FLOW. Retrieved 2009-11-26.

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