"Break It Down Again" is a song by the British band Tears for Fears, released as the first single from their 1993 album Elemental. The song was an international hit, reaching the top 40 in several countries, and also reached #1 on the US Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart.
The song was also the second single released after the departure of Curt Smith (after "Laid So Low (Tears Roll Down)" in 1992), since he had split from Orzabal in 1991. As with the Elemental album, the song featured Roland Orzabal with peripheral Tears for Fears band members Alan Grffiths and Gail Ann Dorsey.
|Dutch Singles Chart||27|
|French Singles Chart||19|
|German Singles Chart||66|
|Italian Singles Chart||7|
|UK Singles Chart||20|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||25|
|U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks||25|
|U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks||1|
|U.S. Billboard Top 40 Mainstream||10|