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"
Released
  • 9 April 1965 (1965-04-09) (UK)
  • 24 May 1965 (1965-05-24) (US) [1]
LabelW&G Records
Songwriter(s)Tom Springfield[2]
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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
GenreCountry
LabelCapitol
Songwriter(s)Tom Springfield
Sonny James singles chronology
"It's the Little Things"
(1967)
"A World of Our Own"
(1968)
"Heaven Says Hello"
(1968)
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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]