Picture of You (song)

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For the song by Ben Mills, see Picture of You (album).
"Picture of You"
Single by Boyzone
from the album Where We Belong and Bean: The Ultimate Disaster Movie Soundtrack
Released 21 July 1997
Format CD single
Recorded 1997
Genre Pop, teen pop
Length 3:28
Label Universal
Writer(s) Andrew Watkins, Paul Wilson, Eliot Kennedy, Ronan Keating
Producer(s) Andy Watkins, Paul Wilson
Boyzone singles chronology
"Isn't It a Wonder"
"Picture of You"
"Baby Can I Hold You/Shooting Star"

"Picture of You" is a song by Irish boy band Boyzone. It was released on 21 July 1997 as the first single from their third studio album, Where We Belong. The song was written by frontman Ronan Keating, Eliot Kennedy and Absolute. The song led to Keating for winning an Ivor Novello Award, and is best remembered as the main theme song for the film Bean: The Ultimate Disaster Movie; Rowan Atkinson appeared on the single cover and in the music video with the band.

The song was featured in the Philippines leading wireless services provider, Smart Communications on its slogan, "Live More", along with Disney Channel's sitcom Liv and Maddie, a 15-year old identical twins Liv and Maddie Rooney, both played by Dove Cameron. Jollibee successfully launched its iconic fried chicken product called "Chickenjoy".


  1. "Picture of You" - 3:28
  2. "Let The Message Run Free" - 5:08
  3. "Words" (Spanglish Version) - 4:02
CD2 (In Limited Edition Digipak)
  1. "Picture of You" - 3:28
  2. "Picture of You" (Extended Mix) - 5:54
  3. "I've Got You" - 3:45
CD3 (Smart Communications "Live More" version)
  1. "Picture of You" - 3:28
CD4 (Disney Channel's Liv and Maddie version)
  1. "Picture of You" - 3:28

Charts and certifications[edit]


Chart (1997) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[1] 39
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[2] 23
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[3] 30
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[4] 19
Denmark (Tracklisten)[5] 9
France (SNEP)[6] 15
Germany (Media Control Charts)[7] 32
Ireland (IRMA)[8] 2
Japan (Oricon)[9] 3
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[10] 27
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[11] 22
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[12] 23
Taiwan Singles Chart[13] 9
UK Singles (Official Charts Company) 2


Region Certification Sales/shipments
United Kingdom (BPI)[14] Silver 200,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

Other cover versions[edit]


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