Universal Prayer (song)

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"Universal Prayer"
Tiziano Ferro & Jamelia - Universal Prayer.jpg
Single by Tiziano Ferro and Jamelia
from the album Thank You (international reissue) and Unity: The Official Athens 2004 Olympic Games Album
Released 2 August 2004
Format CD single
Recorded 2004
Genre R&B
Length 4:03 (Album Version)
4:07 (Radio Version)
Label Parlophone / EMI
Songwriter(s) Jamelia Davis
Tiziano Ferro
Tor Hermansen
S Mikkel
Tom Nichols [1]
Tiziano Ferro singles chronology
"Non me lo so spiegare"
(2004) Non me lo so spiegare2004
"Universal Prayer"
(2004) Universal Prayer2004
"Stop! Dimentica"
(2006) Stop! Dimentica2006
Jamelia singles chronology
"See It in a Boy's Eyes"
(2004) See It in a Boy's Eyes2004
"Universal Prayer"
(2004) Universal Prayer2004
"DJ" / "Stop"
(2004) DJStop2004

"Universal Prayer" was a song recorded by Italian singer Tiziano Ferro and British R&B singer Jamelia for the soundtrack to the 2004 Summer Olympic games. The song was then added to the re-issue of Jamelia's Thank You in Europe.

The single was not released in Jamelia's home country, however, the video was shown on UK music television channels around the time of her "See It in a Boy's Eyes" single release.

The song became Jamelia's first number one hit in both Spain and Italy.

Track listing[edit]


  1. "Universal Prayer" (radio version)
  2. "Universal Prayer" (album version)
  3. "Universal Prayer" (Blacksmith club remix)


Chart (2004) Peak
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[2] 46
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[3] 11
Europe (European Hot 100)[4] 59
Germany (Official German Charts)[5] 52
Greece (IFPI)[6] 1
Italy (FIMI)[7] 1
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[8] 69
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[9] 1
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[10] 31
Turkey (Number One Top 20)[11] 99