“Broken Wings” is a 1985 song recorded by American pop rock band Mr. Mister. It was released in June 1985 as the lead single from their 2nd album Welcome to the Real World. The song peaked at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in December 1985, where it remained for 2 weeks. “Broken Wings” was released as the band was just about to embark on a US tour opening for Tina Turner. “Broken Wings” became the first of 2 consecutive #1s of the band on the American charts, the other chart-topper being “Kyrie”. Outside of the US, “Broken Wings” topped the charts in Canada, peaked within the top 10 of the charts in Australia, Belgium (Flanders), the Netherlands, Norway, the Republic of Ireland, Switzerland, the UK and West Germany, and the top 20 of the charts in Austria, New Zealand, Spain and Sweden.