BLACK - Wonderful Life / Life Calls (A&M 390235-7 / 082839023573) Germany 1987 PS 45
vinyl: mint- | cover: mint-
"Wonderful Life" is a song by the English singer Black from his 1986 album of the same name. Written by Black, the song was released twice as a single and was successful the second time, becoming a top ten hit in Switzerland, Germany, the UK, France, Austria, the Netherlands and Italy. The song has been described as a "seductive, bittersweet ballad". The Daily Telegraph said, "Its oddly uplifting lyrics ... combined with Black's melancholy croon created, as one critic observed, 'luxuriantly melodic pop that sounds something like a male version of Sade'.