What You Get Is What You See

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"What You Get Is What You See"
Single by Tina Turner
from the album Break Every Rule
Released1987
Recorded1986
Genre
Length4:31
LabelCapitol
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Britten
Tina Turner singles chronology
"Girls"
(1986)
"What You Get Is What You See"
(1987)
"Break Every Rule"
(1987)
Music video
"What You Get Is What You See" at YouTube

"What You Get Is What You See" is a song by the singer Tina Turner. It was on her album Break Every Rule (1986). The record had three versions of the song on it: the Extended Dance Mix, the Extended Rock Mix and a live version from London. A different live version of the song was the first song on Turner's 1988 album Tina Live in Europe. She also put it on her 2009 live album Tina Live. That version was recorded during Turner's very popular 50th Anniversary Tour. Lots of people in Australia liked the song.

Chart (1987) Peak
position
Australia (Kent Music Report)[1] 15
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[2] 23
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[3] 38
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[4] 23
Europe (European Hot 100 Singles)[5] 18
Germany (Official German Charts)[6] 17
Ireland (IRMA)[7] 16
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[8] 41
UK Singles (OCC)[9] 30
US Billboard Hot 100[10] 13
Chart (1989) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[11] 57

Year-end charts[change | change source]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
Australia (Kent Music Report)[1] 92


References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 David Kent (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970-1992. Australia: St Ives, N.S.W. : Australian Chart Book. ISBN 0-646-11917-6.
  2. "Austriancharts.at – Tina Turner – What You Get Is What You See" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  3. "Ultratop.be – Tina Turner – What You Get Is What You See" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  4. "Top RPM Singles: Issue 0799." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved September 23, 2015.
  5. "Hits of the World" (PDF). Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. April 11, 1987. Retrieved September 23, 2015.
  6. "Tina Turner - Top Titel" (in German). GfK Entertainment. Retrieved September 23, 2015.
  7. "The Irish Charts – Search Results – What You Get It What You See". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved September 23, 2015.
  8. "Charts.nz – Tina Turner – What You Get Is What You See". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  9. "Tina Turner: Artist Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved September 23, 2015.
  10. "Tina Turner Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved December 27, 2013.
  11. Scott, Gavin. "25 Years Ago This Week: May 14, 1989". blogspot.com.au. Retrieved October 25, 2015.