Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.4 When Love Breaks Down 3:46 Two Wheels Good Prefab Sprout Epic EK-40100
1.4 When Love Breaks Down 3:46 Two Wheels Good Prefab Sprout Epic EK 40100
1.5 When Love Breaks Down 3:44 Fizz Pop Modern Rock, Volume 2 Various Artists Legacy (Legacy Recordings) EK 65255
2.19 When Love Breaks Down 3:45 Left of the Dial: Dispatches From the 80s Underground Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 76490
2.5 When Love Breaks Down 3:42 The Pop Years: 1984-1985 Various Artists Crimson Productions CRIMPOP803
3.5 When Love Breaks Down 3:47 100 Hits: 80s Love Various Artists 100 Hits DMG 100 040
3.11 When Love Breaks Down 3:46 Essential: 80s Love Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697 64526 2
6.5 When Love Breaks Down 3:42 The Pop Years: The 80s Various Artists Crimson Productions CRIMPOP806
3.16 When Love Breaks Down 3:47 Anthems: Electronic 80s 2 Various Artists Ministry of Sound MOSCD214
6.5 When Love Breaks Down 3:42 The Pop Years: The 80s Various Artists Crimson Productions CRIMPOP807
1.12 When Love Breaks Down 3:48 100 Hits: Acoustic Various Artists DMG 100 132
3.2 When Love Breaks Down 3:48 100 Hits: Power Ballads Various Artists 100 Hits DMGN 100 166
2.10 When Love Breaks Down 3:48 100 Hits: Pure 80s Various Artists Demon Music Group DMGN100165
3.8 When Love Breaks Down 3:44 Chilled Electronic 80s Various Artists Ministry of Sound MOSCD448
3.1 When Love Breaks Down 3:44 100 Hits: Sunday Morning Songs Various Artists 100 Hits DMGN 100 181
4.5 When Love Breaks Down 3:48 100 Hits: Great British Song Various Artists 100 Hits DMGN 100 184
Pseudo-Release
1.24 When Love Breaks Down 3:48 Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City: Vice City FM Various Artists [no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases)

Relationships

drums: Neil Conti
guitar: Paddy McAloon
bass: Martin McAloon
guest keyboard and synthesizer: Thomas Dolby
producer: Phil Thornalley
vocals: Paddy McAloon
Wendy Smith (British musician, formerly with Prefab Sprout)
recording of: When Love Breaks Down

When Love Breaks Down

composer: Paddy McAloon
lyricist: Paddy McAloon
publisher: EMI Songs Ltd.