80s Song of the Day: Since You’re Gone by The Cars

Since You’re Gone by The Cars was released on March 8, 1982. It was a single from the band’s fourth studio album Shake It Up. The U.S. 7″ release of Since You’re Gone featured Think It Over on the B side; the U.K. release included Maybe Baby on the B side.

The song reached No. 41 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 24 on the Mainstream Rock chart. In the United Kingdom, it reached No. 37.

Promo copies of Since You’re Gone were released in the United States, Canada, and Japan. Here’s the sleeveĀ for the Japanese release:


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