Why Can’t It Wait ‘Til Morning

“Why Can’t It Wait ‘Til Morning”

Single by Phil Collins

from the album Hello, I Must Be Going!

B-side
“Like China”

Released
May 1983 (UK)

Format
7″

Recorded
1982

Genre
Soft rock

Length
3:01

Label
Virgin Records (UK)
Atlantic Records (International)

Writer(s)
Phil Collins

Producer(s)
Phil Collins, Hugh Padgham

Phil Collins singles chronology

“Don’t Let Him Steal Your Heart Away”
(1983)
“Why Can’t It Wait ‘Til Morning”
(1983)
“I Cannot Believe It’s True”
(1983)

“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.

Contents

1 Track listing

1.1 7″: Virgin / VS 603 (UK)

2 Charts
3 Credits

Track listing[edit]
7″: Virgin / VS 603 (UK)[edit]

“Why Can’t It Wait ‘Til Morning”
“Like China”

Charts[edit]

Chart (1983)
Peak
position

UK Singles Chart
89

Credits[edit]

Phil Collins – piano, vocals
Strings arranged by Martyn Ford

v
t
e

Phil Collins

Discography
Awards

Studio albums

Face Value
Hello, I Must Be Going!
No Jacket Required
…But Seriously
Both Sides
Dance into the Light
Testify
Going Back

Compilations

12″ers
…Hits
Love Songs: A Compilation… Old and New

Soundtracks

Buster
Tarzan
Brother Bear
Tarzan (Broadway)

Live albums

Serious Hits… Live!
A Hot Night in Paris

Box sets

The Platinum Collection

Concert tours

The Hello, I Must Be Going Tour
The No Jacket Required World Tour
The Seriously, Live! World Tour
The Both Sides of the World Tour
The Trip into the Light World Tour
The Big Band Jazz Tour
The First Final Farewell Tour
Not Dead Yet Tour

Bands

Genesis
Brand X
Flaming Youth
The Phil Collins Big Band

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