A Touch of Paradise

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"A Touch of Paradise"
A Touch Of Paradise by John Farnham.jpg
Single by John Farnham
from the album Whispering Jack
B-side "Help!"
Released 2 February 1987
Format 7" vinyl, 12" vinyl, CD
Recorded 1985-1986
Genre Rock, pop rock
Length 4:45
Label Sony BMG
Songwriter(s) Ross Wilson, Gulliver Smith, Roger McLachlan
Producer(s) Ross Fraser, John Farnham
John Farnham singles chronology
"Pressure Down"
(1986)
"A Touch of Paradise"
(1987)
"Reasons"
(1987)

"Pressure Down"
(1986)
"A Touch of Paradise"
(1987)
"Reasons"
(1987)

"A Touch of Paradise" is a song written by Ross Wilson, Gulliver Smith and Roger McLachlan. The song was originally recorded by Mondo Rock on their album Nuovo Mondo (1982). The song was covered by Australian singer John Farnham. The song was released as the third single from his album Whispering Jack (1986).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "A Touch of Paradise" - 4:45
  2. "Help!" (Live Version) - 4:13

Chart history[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
Australian Singles Chart[1] 27
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[2] 47

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992. St Ives, NSW: Australian Chart Book. ISBN 0-646-11917-6.  Note: Kent Music Report (KMR) was used contemporaneously for Australian Singles and Albums charting from mid-1974 until Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) created their own charts in mid-1988. In 1992, Kent back calculated chart positions for 1970–1974.
  2. ^ "Charts.nz – John Farnham – A Touch of Paradise". Top 40 Singles.