This Burt Bacharach and Hal David song was one of the first hits for the duo. In the UK it reached #1 and it succeeded another Bacharach/David number, Michael Holliday's version of "The Story of My Life." It was the first instance of the same writers penning consecutive British chart-toppers. Both songs, co-incidentally, featured whistling. In the US this was the B-side of the #1 single "Catch A Falling Star
," however it still climbed to #4.