Wonderful World (James Morrison song)

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"Wonderful World"
Single by James Morrison
from the album Undiscovered
Released United KingdomRepublic of IrelandOctober 23, 2006
NetherlandsDecember 8, 2006
Format CD, digital download
Recorded 2006
Genre Soft rock
Label Polydor
Songwriter(s) James Morrison, Eg White
Producer(s) Eg White
James Morrison singles chronology
"You Give Me Something"
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"Wonderful World"
"The Pieces Don't Fit Anymore"
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"You Give Me Something"
"Wonderful World"
"The Pieces Don't Fit Anymore"

"Wonderful World" is the second single by British singer James Morrison. The song is the second to be released from his debut album, Undiscovered, which was released on July 31, 2006. The song peaked at #8 on the UK singles chart in October, following the CD single release. The song was played in a Disney Cinemagic promo in the UK.

A version also appears on the 2007 compilation album, The Saturday Sessions: The Dermot O'Leary Show (EMI).

Track listing[edit]

2-track single

  1. "Wonderful World" - 3:30
  2. "My Uprising" - 3:44


  1. "Wonderful World" - 3:30
  2. "You Give Me Something" (Live in Tokyo) - 3:41
  3. "Better Man - 3:51
  4. "Wonderful World" (Video)

Music video[edit]

The music video shows James Morrison sitting by a swimming pool with his guitar with lots of beautiful women sunbathing by a mansion. The video then goes on to reveal that the seemingly ideal life going on is just an illusion - the women in fact are in a mental ward.


Chart (2006) Peak
Austrian Singles Chart 57
Belgium Singles Chart (Flanders) 40
Belgium Singles Chart (Wallonia) 31
Dutch Top 40 8
French Singles Chart 29
German Singles Chart 87
Irish Singles Chart 31
New Zealand Singles Chart 16
Swiss Singles Chart 35
UK Singles Chart 8


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