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Shake Me, Wake Me (When It's Over)

"Shake Me, Wake Me (When It's Over)"
Single by The Four Tops
from the album On Top
B-side "Just As Long As You Need Me"
Released February 1966 (1966-02)
Format 7" single
Genre Soul/Pop
Length 2:41
Label Motown
M 1090
Writer(s) Holland–Dozier–Holland
Producer(s) Brian Holland
Lamont Dozier
The Four Tops singles chronology
"Something About You"
"Shake Me, Wake Me (When It's Over)"
"Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever"

"Shake Me, Wake Me (When It's Over)" is a 1966 song written and produced by Holland–Dozier–Holland and released as a single by the Four Tops on the Motown label.[1] The song peaked at number eighteen on the US Pop Singles chart.[2] It peaked at number five on the R&B singles chart.[3]

Barbra Streisand recorded her version in her 1975's album Lazy Afternoon, it was the second single of the album and peaked #14 on Dance Music/Club Play Singles and #10 on Disco Singles charts.[4]



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