I'll Never Find Another You

Album: Live at the Talk of the Town (1965)
Charted: 1 4

Songfacts®:

  • This was written by Tom Springfield, Dusty Springfield's brother and band mate of the English folk group The Springfields. After The Springfields disbanded, Dusty began a successful career in Pop and Soul music, while Tom began a career as a songwriter. He wrote most of the Seekers' identifiable material during the '60s.
  • This was the biggest-selling single in Britain of 1965. It reached #1 in the Seekers' native Australia and it became the first song by an Australian group to reach #1 outside of Australia.
  • The first time this appeared on an album was 1968 when the Seekers released Live at the Talk of the Town.
  • In 1967, this was a #1 Country hit (which also reached #97 on the US pop charts) for Country singer Sonny James. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Jerro - New Alexandria, PA, for all above

Comments: 15

  • Gene Klingbeil from Burnsville, Mn.Love this song!
  • Robert from TennesseeThis was out when I met my first love. Will never forget her or judith. Great great great song!!!!
  • Baz from Manchester UkBrilliant song ..... the groups harmony is fantastic, Judith Durham is a goddess, The Seekers forever.
  • Paul Bwalya from ZambiaI love this type of music. The Golden Oldies. Thanks alot.
  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn August 31st 1969, Sonny James performed "I'll Never Find Another You" on the CBS-TV program 'Hee Haw'...
    Two years earlier in 1967 it peaked at #1 on Billboard's Hot Country Singles chart; it was the second in a string of an amazing sixteen #1 records on the country chart by Mr. James...
    The #1s started with "Need You" in 1967 and ended with "Here Comes Honey Again" in 1971...
    'The Southern Gentleman' celebrated his 87th birthday three months ago May 1st {2015}.
  • Esskayess from Dallas, TxA college roommate of mine almost ruined this one for me, saying that certain fraternaties there should replace the word "you" with "ewe."
  • Peter Steele from Medicine Hat Ab, AbThis is my favorite song of all time...I cry EVERYTIME that I hear it...the melody goes right through my body and I stop everything I am doing when I hear this song...if I ever get married this will be my Wedding Song
  • Sara from Eckerty, InI first heard this song when I was 10 years old, it remains one of my favorite.
  • Tony from Levittown, PaHello,
    Judith Durham is my favorite singer ever. And as two other people have stated here, she is incredibly Blessed with the best voice of any woman I have ever heard or ever will here, at least on this planet. Thank you.
  • Charlie from Cape Girardeau, MoDitto the previous comments about Judith Durham and chord structure. The harmonies and the nice 12-string guitar riff make this a hauntingly beautiful song.
  • Vicki from Houston, TxJudith has the most beautiful voice, she is blessed to sound like that.
  • Derek from Cambridge, New ZealandJudith Durham was a legend ,and still is! Her voice is superb, and summed up the 60s in the UK. Always makes me think of Carnaby Street and the King's Road in Chelsea, London.
  • Jim from Adelaide, AustraliaThe chord structure has a hymnal quality, when one analyzes it technically. The lyrics may give a clue as well - new world, long journey, stay by my side.
  • Howard from St. Louis Park, MnJudith Durham put a lot into the song. She was also the key to Georgy Girl becoming The Seekers biggest hit.
  • Johnny from Bridgeport, OhGreat,song,greatlyrics.Judith Durham got the best voice of any women I ever heard.She can really belt it out like no other.You should here her sing 'Danny Boy'
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