1990 Go West – King Of Wishful Thinking (US:#8 UK:#18)

“King of Wishful Thinking” is a 1990 song by the British pop duo Go West. It was featured in the film Pretty Woman and appeared on its soundtrack. It was later featured on Go West’s fourth studio album, Indian Summer, in 1992.

The song was written by Peter Cox, Richard Drummie and Martin Page. It reached number two in Canada, number 6 in Australia, number 8 in the US, and number 18 in the UK. At the 1991 Brit Awards the song was nominated for the Brit Award for British Video of the Year.

Album

go-west-1992

Video

Musicians

Drums (programming)Peter Wolf
GuitarDavid Williams
GuitarRichard Drummie
KeyboardsPeter Cox
KeyboardsRichard Drummie
SaxDan Higgins
SaxLarry Williams
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey

Produced By

Peter Wolf

Songwriters

Peter Cox
Richard Drummie
Martin Page

Charts

US:#8
UK:#18