Song Details More songs by Chicago
If You Leave Me Now
Chicago 1976 If You Leave 45

If you leave me now
You'll take away
The biggest part of me
Ooh, no, baby, please don't go

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1976 for two weeks
  • Hot 100 chart debut: Aug 14, 1976
  • RIAA certified Platinum record
  • from the album Chicago X (1976)
  • 1976 Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance By A Group
  • the first of three Hot 100 No. 1 singles the group would achieve
  • Peter Cetera- lead vocals, James William Guercio- acoustic guitar, bass
  • written by Peter Cetera
  • produced by James William Guercio
  • recorded at Caribou Ranch, Nederland, CO
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