A World of Our Own

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"A World of Our Own" is a 1965 single written by Tom Springfield and was an international hit for the Seekers. The single peaked at number 19 on the Hot 100 and number 2 on the Easy Listening charts. It reached number 3 in the U.K. and number 2 in Australia.

Quick facts: "A World of Our Own", Single by The Seekers, ...
"A World of Our Own"
Single by The Seekers
from the album A World of Our Own
B-side"Sinner Man"
  • 9 April 1965 (1965-04-09) (UK)
  • 24 May 1965 (1965-05-24) (US) [1]
LabelW&G Records
Songwriter(s)Tom Springfield[2]
Quick facts: "A World of Our Own", Single by Sonny James, ...
"A World of Our Own"
Single by Sonny James
from the album A World of Our Own
B-side"An Old Sweetheart of Mine"
ReleasedJanuary 1968
Songwriter(s)Tom Springfield
Sonny James singles chronology
"It's the Little Things"
"A World of Our Own"
"Heaven Says Hello"

Three years later, "A World of Our Own" was recorded by Sonny James. It was his sixth number one in a row, and 26th hit on the U.S. country music chart. The single spent three weeks at number one and a total of 15 weeks on the chart.[3]

In 1994 the single was re-released in the UK. The four track CD contained the original recording, a new recording of the song, and two B-sides - When the Stars begin to fall (originally the B-side of Morningtown Ride and the newly-recorded Keep a dream in your pocket.[4]

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