Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
Phil Collins
Collins Phil 1984 Against All Odds 45

Ooh take a look at me now, well there's just an empty space
And you coming back to me is against the odds and that's what I've got to face

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1984 for three weeks
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • peaked at No. 2 on the UK Singles chart in 1984
  • from the soundtrack album Against All Odds (1984)
  • the first of seven No. 1 singles on the Hot 100 achieved by Phil Collins in his solo career
  • title song from the 1984 Taylor Hackford film Against All Odds starring Jeff Bridges and Rachel Ward
  • 1984 Grammy Award for Best Pop Male Vocal Performance
  • written by Phil Collins
  • produced by Arif Mardin
  • engineered by Jeremy Smith, Lewis Hahn
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