"Another Sad Love Song
" is the first official single
from Toni Braxton
's self-titled debut album, Toni Braxton
(1993). After the success of "Love Shoulda Brought You Home
", Braxton followed up with this R&B
mid-tempo single. The song proved to be a success, giving Braxton her first U.S. Billboard Hot 100
top ten hit (number seven) and her first Adult Contemporary
hit (number eight), and narrowly missing the top position of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
by peaking at number two, being held from the summit by SWV
's "Right Here/Human Nature
"/"Downtown". Internationally, "Another Sad Love Song" reached number fifteen in the United Kingdom, number twenty-three in the Netherlands, and number sixty in Germany.
The music video
was released in three different versions. The first version was filmed in 1992 in black-and-white
and featured the original music. The second version was filmed in May 1993 and was shown in color with exterior scenes from the first version. The third version was remixed
to appeal to a wider audienced and was primarily shown in Europe. All three versions were successful and stayed in heavy rotation during the summer of 1993.
"Another Sad Love Song" earned Braxton her first-ever Grammy Award
, under the Best R&B Vocal Performance, Female
category in 1994
- U.S. CD single
- "Another Sad Love Song" (Remix Radio Edit) – 4:40
- "Another Sad Love Song" (Extended......