Do not Leave Me This Way is a song written by Kenneth Gamble , Leon Huff and Cary Gilbert . It was a success for its various performers, Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (1975), Thelma Houston (1976), Jeanie Tracy (1985) andThe Communards (1986)

It was adapted in French by Sylvie Vartan under the title Do not go like this (2LP live at the Palais des congrès , 1977).

In 2013, the song appears in the American Bluff movie by David O. Russell . In 2015, the song is present in another American film, The Martian of Ridley Scott .

The title is No. 1 in the United States in April 1977 ( Billboard Hot 100 ) 1 .

Notes and references

  1. ↑ Bronson, p. 460.


  • In ) Fred Bronson, The Billboard Book of Number One Hits USA , Guinness Books, 712 p. ( ISBN  0-85112-396-1 )