What Becomes of the Brokenhearted is a classic Motown R&B in this 1966 hit for Jimmy Ruffin (playlist) and there are some ereally great covers of the years.
Joan Osborne (playlist) does a really great soulful version.
Here is better version of it but I could not embed it
Robson & Jerome (Playlist) took their cover to the top of the British charts
Boy George (playlist) put his own style
Nice duet with Boy George & Luther Vandross
Paul Young did a nice version on the Fried Green Tomatoes sound track
Patrick Stump (Fall Out boys) & Daryl Hall do a wonderful version "Live From Daryl's House"
(song starts at 3:04)
Joe Cocker (playlist)
Colin Blunstone and Dave Stewart
Didi Benami gives it kinda of a country flair
and here is the original classic by Jimmy Ruffin