That's My Goal

Album: Shayne Ward (2005)
Charted: 1


  • This single was released immediately after Shayne Ward won the 2005 British talent show The X Factor.
  • Ward's single immediately hit #1 in the UK and outsold the rest of the Top 10 put together. It sold over 310,000 copies on its first day of sales, making it the fourth fastest selling UK single of all time. It was the second biggest selling UK single in 2005, despite being released in the final two weeks of the year.
  • Westlife considered recording this song as the official anthem for the 2004 Special Olympics, but eventually turned it down. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England, for all above


Be the first to comment...

Editor's Picks

Gene Simmons of KissSongwriter Interviews

The Kiss rocker covers a lot of ground in this interview, including why there are no Kiss collaborations, and why the Rock Hall has "become a sham."

Judas PriestSongwriter Interviews

Rob Halford, Richie Faulkner and Glenn Tipton talk twin guitar harmonies and explain how they create songs in Judas Priest.

70s Music Quiz 1Music Quiz

The '70s gave us Muppets, disco and Van Halen, all which show up in this groovy quiz.

SugarlandSongwriter Interviews

Meet the "sassy basket" with the biggest voice in country music.

Penny Ford of Snap!Songwriter Interviews

The original voice of Snap!, this story is filled with angry drag queens, video impersonators and Chaka Khan.

Chris TomlinSongwriter Interviews

The king of Christian worship music explains talks about writing songs for troubled times.