Percy Sledge
When a Man Loves a Woman





Release Year: 1966

Rankings: All-Time #148 / 1960s #55 / 1966 #9


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010) 1002
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1002
Blues and Soul (UK) - 40 Essential Soul Singles (2007) 11
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 3
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 31
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, 5 Songs for Each Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
Popdose (USA) - 100 (+21) Favorite Singles of the Last 50 Years (2008) 108
RIAA and NEA (USA) - 365 Songs of the Century (2001) 51
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 33
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 54
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 53
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 101-200
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die: Songs (2008) No Order
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Laurence Cole (UK) - Deep Soul Ballads (2011) No Order
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (1997) 73
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (1976) 18
NME (UK) - The Top 150 Singles of All Time (1987) 42
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, 100 Essential Singles (2001) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1010 Songs You Must Own (2004) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - The Little Black Book of Music: Key Songs (2007) No Order
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1986) 60
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's Hot 100 Singles (1975) No Order
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 63
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 225
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 95
Zounds (Germany) - The Top 30 Songs of All Time + Top 10 by Decade (1992) 26
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010 - French Edition) 1002
Fréderic Platzer (France) - Le top 100 du pop [Top 100 Pop Songs] (2013) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (France) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 48
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The Top 150 Songs from the 20th Century (1998) 142
Marty Willson-Piper, InDeepMusicArchive.net (Australia) - Song of the Day Selections (approx. 1983-present) No Order
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) No Order
Massimo Cotto (Italy) - We Will Rock You: 709 Canzoni [709 Songs] (2009) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
Record Collectors (Japan) - 100 Best US Songs 1954-1966 (2009) 88