Ordinary Miracle

Album: Charlotte's Web Soundtrack (2006)

Songfacts®:

  • This haunting but sentimental song was originally recorded by McLachlan for the 2006 film Charlotte's Web. It won the 2006 Film Critics Society Award for Best Song.
  • This was penned by Glen Ballard along with Dave Stewart from The Eurythmics. Ballard is best known co-writing and producing Alanis Morissette's Jagged Little Pill album.

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