Released: June 11, 1991 (UK)
                 June 18, 1991 (US)

Recorded: 1990/1991

Genre: Pop rock, soft rock, adult contemporary

Length: 43:55 (US) 46:45 (Europe)

Label: Geffen

Producer: John Kalodner, Peter Asher, Steve Lukather, Guy Roche, Diane Warren, Richie Zito, Bob Rock

It is the twenty-first studio album by Cher, released on June 11, 1991 by Geffen Records. The RIAA certified it Gold on August 27, 1991.The lead single from the album was, "Love and Understanding" and the follow-up singles were "Save Up All Your Tears", "Love Hurts", "Could've Been You" and "When Lovers Become Strangers". The album has sold 12,000,000 copies world-wide, which makes it her 2nd best-selling album. It debuted at #48 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart for sales of 43,000.




Charts History

UK Chart 1 peak position

Australian Chart 1 peak position

Norwegian Chart 1 peak position

Austrian Chart 1 peak position

Irish Chart 1 peak position

Swiss Chart 3 peak position

Swedish Chart 4 peak position

New Zealand Chart 4 peak position

German Chart 29 peak position

Canadian Chart 29 peak position

US Billboard 48 peak position


Track listing


1. "Save Up All Your Tears" 4:00
2. "Love Hurts" (1991 version) 4:19
3. "Love and Understanding" 4:43
4. "Fires of Eden" 3:43
5. "I'll Never Stop Loving You" 3:57
6. "One Small Step" (with Richard Page) 3:28
7. "A World Without Heroes" 3:09
8. "Could've Been You" 3:30
9. "When Love Calls Your Name" 3:32
10. "When Lovers Become Strangers" 4:46
11. "Who You Gonna Believe?" 4:47
12. "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" (European bonus track) 2:51


Singles from Love Hurts

"Love and Understanding"
Released: May 21, 1991
"Save Up All Your Tears"
Released: October 7, 1991
"Love Hurts"
Released: December, 1991
"Could've Been You"
Released: February, 1992
"When Lovers Become Strangers"
Released: March, 1992