Anyone Can Do the Heartbreak

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"Anyone Can Do the Heartbreak"
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Single by Anne Murray
from the album Harmony
B-side"Without You"
ReleasedSeptember 1987
LabelCapitol 44053
Songwriter(s)Amanda McBroom, Tom Snow
Producer(s)Jack White
Anne Murray singles chronology
"Are You Still in Love with Me"
"Anyone Can Do the Heartbreak"
"Perfect Strangers"

"Anyone Can Do the Heartbreak" is a song written by Amanda McBroom and Tom Snow, and performed by Anne Murray. The song reached #4 on the Canadian Adult Contemporary chart and #27 on the U.S. Country chart in 1987. It was released in September 1987 as the second single from her album Harmony.[1] The song was produced by Jack White.[2]

Cover verssions[edit]

Barry Manilow released a version of the song on his 1989 self-titled album.[3]

Chart performance[edit]

Anne Murray[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
Canadian RPM Adult Contemporary 4
U.S. Country[4] 27


  1. ^ Anne Murray, Harmony Retrieved August 24, 2013
  2. ^ Anne Murray, "Anyone Can Do the Heartbreak" Retrieved August 24, 2013
  3. ^ Barry Manilow, Barry Manilow Retrieved August 24, 2013
  4. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. pp. 291–292. ISBN 978-0-89820-177-2.