«Don’t Leave Me This Way» is an R&B/soul/disco song written by Kenneth GambleLeon Huff, and Cary Gilbert. First charting as a hit for Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, an act on Gamble & Huff’s Philadelphia International label in 1975, «Don’t Leave Me This Way» was later a hit single for bothThelma Houston and The Communards.

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