Song Details More songs by Genesis
Throwing It All Away
Genesis 1986 Throwing It All Away 45

Need I say I love you?
Need I say I care?
Need I say that emotions,
Are something we don't share?

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1986
  • 16 weeks on the chart
  • from the group's thirteenth studio album, Invisible Touch (1986)
  • the third of seven Top-10 singles Genesis charted on the Hot 100
  • Genesis used the working title of "Zephyr and Zeppo" for the song as it was recorded in the studio
  • Genesis:
       Phil Collins - lead vocals, drums, percussion
       Mike Rutherford - guitars, bass
       Tony Banks - keyboards, synth bass
  • lyrics by Mike Rutherford, music by Genesis (Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford)
  • produced by Genesis, Hugh Padgham
  • engineered by Hugh Padgham 
  • recorded at The Farm, Surrey, England
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