[3][6] In March 1992, all four had met together, for the first time in 20 years, at a restaurant in Toorak, an inner suburb of Melbourne. The Seekers were individually honoured as Officers of the Order of Australia in the Queen's Birthday Honours of June 2014. I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like. The performance featured many of the Seekers' hits as well as other songs that had influenced them over the years. Their final performance, on Tuesday 9 July, was screened by the BBC as a special called Farewell the Seekers, with an audience of more than 10 million viewers. In March 1967, The Seekers returned to Australia for a homecoming tour, which included a performance at Music for the People, at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl in Melbourne, attended by an estimated audience of 200,000. Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Chords in Eb Major (transposable). Watch the video for I'll Never Find Another (Find Another Like You) from The Manhattans's Kiss And Say Goodbye: The Best Of The Manhattans for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. 2 on the UK charts. PLAY FULL SONG. The Seekers are an Australian folk-influenced pop quartet, originally formed in Melbourne in 1962. In February 1965, it reached No.1 in the U.K. and Australia, and No.4 in the United States where it was released on EMI's Capitol Records label. [41], In October 2002, on the 40th anniversary of their formation, they were the subjects of a special issue of Australian postage stamps. Get up to 3 months free. The song was also popular in the US, reaching peaks of No. "I'll Never Find Another You" is a 1964 single by The Seekers, which reached No. For I know I'll never find another you There is always someone For each of us, they say And you'll be my someone Forever and a day I could search the whole world over Until my life is through But I know I'll never find another you It's a long, long journey So stay by my side When I walk through the storm You'll be my guide, be my guide Label: JUKEbox - JSEP 5537 • Format: Vinyl 7 I'll Never Find Another You (Vinyl) | Discogs [3][6] It was released by EMI Records, on their Columbia Graphophone Company (Columbia) in February 1965 which did not chart in the Top 40. In November 2015, during a tour of Guy's new band 'Athol Guy and Friends' featuring Jenny Blake on vocals, Guy's band was joined by his two Melbourne Boys High School colleagues Potger and Woodley for a one-performance fundraiser hosted by the school. [26], In February 1967, "Morningtown Ride" reached the Top 50 in the U.S.[15][16]. [6], In 2010, the song was performed at a benefit for the homeless youth organization Teen Feed by Death Cab for Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard and his wife at the time, singer/actress Zooey Deschanel.[10]. [14] The song had been recorded earlier as an Australian single from the 1964 album "Hide and Seekers" and appeared on the 1965 American debut, "The New Seekers". In October 2010, The Best of the Seekers (1968) was listed in the book 100 Best Australian Albums. OVERVIEW. [3][4] Guy, Potger and Woodley had all attended Melbourne Boys High School in Victoria. [3] and peaked at number 74 on the national chart. There'll Never Be Another Judith Durham & The Seekers ~ Australian Legends! We have created a browser extension. In 2015, they were inducted into the Music Victoria Hall of Fame. [3][37] In June 1990, Anthony left and was replaced by Karen Knowles, a former teen pop singer on Young Talent Time. The album spent 125 weeks in the charts in the UK.[7]. label, in December and was championed by the offshore radio station "Radio Caroline" which frequently played and promoted their music. The cover includes a photo from the 1966 documentary. It's a long, long journey So stay by my side. The performance closed with a performance of "I Am Australian", which Guy introduced as a song that was pertinent given "what was happening around the world" at the time. [39][40] In the buildup to the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics, an ABC TV satire, The Games, parodied the Seekers in the final episode, "The End". Film of their appearance was incorporated into their 1967 Australian television special The Seekers Down Under, which was screened on Channel 7 and drew a then record audience of over 6 million. In June 2019, the group released a new studio album titled Back to Our Roots. Early in 1966, after returning to Australia, the Seekers filmed their first TV special, At Home with the Seekers. [46] "I'll Never Find Another You" was added to the National Film and Sound Archive of the Sounds of Australia registry in 2011. Durham quickly returned to the group, and their next single "The Carnival Is Over" appeared in November. [3][6] In May, the group sang "The Carnival Is Over" at the World Expo 88 in Brisbane. 1 in Australia. 1967 - Melbourne, 12 March, Sidney Myer Music Bowl. The Seekers released “I’ll Never Find Another You” in 1965, and at the time it was a favorite “love song” among the teens. I'll Never Find Another You. In 2004 a DVD, The Seekers at Home and Down Under, was released. [13][14][15][16] "I'll Never Find Another You" was the seventh biggest-selling single in Britain for 1965[17] though their own "The Carnival Is Over", released later in the year, would eventually eclipse it – and went on to sell 1.75 million copies worldwide. Connect with Apple Music. [15][23] It was the title song and theme for the British film of the same name starring Lynn Redgrave and James Mason and sold 3.5 million copies worldwide. They were popular during the 1960s with their best-known configuration as: Judith Durham on vocals, piano, and tambourine; Athol Guy on double bass and vocals; Keith Potger on twelve-string guitar, banjo, and vocals; and Bruce Woodley on guitar, mandolin, banjo, and vocals. 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The group had Top 10 hits in the 1960s with "I'll Never Find Another You", "A World of Our Own", "Morningtown Ride", "Someday, One Day" (written by Paul Simon), "Georgy Girl" (the title song of the film of the same name), and "The Carnival Is Over" by Tom Springfield, the last being an adaptation of the Russian folk song "Stenka Razin". Guy hosted his own TV show in Australia, A Guy Called Athol, before entering politics in 1973. [19] They appeared at the annual celebratory Wembley Empire Pool concert, on a bill which included the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Dusty Springfield and the Animals. [3][6][8], The Seekers achieved their first success in the United States in 1965 with their highly popular hit, "I'll Never Find Another You", reaching peaks of #4 pop and #2 easy listening in Billboard magazine surveys. Archive footage from this show was included in The Seekers' 2014 50th anniversary tour. [53] The Seekers have sold over 50 million records worldwide. In 1969, Potger formed and managed another group, the New Seekers in the UK, which were more pop-oriented. I could search the whole world over Until my life is through But I know I'll never find another you. The reformed group issued several albums, including new studio albums Future Road in October 1997 (which peaked at No. [22] The Seekers' version was provided on their 1966 LP, "Come the Day" (released on the album "Georgy Girl" in the U.S.A.).[5]. [3][6] They had a top 10 Australian hit with the Woodley-penned "The Sparrow Song". [13], The band were named "Best New Group of 1964" at the April 1965 New Musical Express Poll Winners Awards. 2 easy listening on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.[3]. However, listening to the lyrics today, I gained a whole new insight, and have applied it as a “prayer/request” to my Savior. Overview Albums Lyrics Wiki (current section) Tags Shouts Wiki. Woodley's and Dobe Newton's song "I Am Australian", which was recorded by The Seekers, and by Durham with Russell Hitchcock and Mandawuy Yunupingu, has become an unofficial Australian anthem. [12] Despite the fact that the group had not signed a contract with EMI, the single reached the U.K. "Top 50" and began selling well. [3] Durham's connections with W&G Records led to the group's later signing a recording contract with the label. 1965 – In June the Seekers performed in the United States on, 1966 – In November the Seekers performed on a, 1967 – The Seekers made another appearance on, 1967 – The Seekers represented Australia at. [37] and both albums were certified platinum. SKU: MN0052840 Sign-in or Try it free for 3 months. [5] Woodley co-wrote some songs with Simon, including "Cloudy", "I Wish You Could Be Here" and "Red Rubber Ball" which became an American #2 single for The Cyrkle. [3][6], Durham and Guy had met when they both worked in an advertising agency – initially Durham only sang periodically with the Seekers, when not performing at local jazz clubs. The tune received a 1967 US revival as a country music No. Music Video. "[3] The distinctive soprano voice of Durham, the group's vocal harmonies and memorable songs encouraged the British media, including the national broadcasting agency on radio and television, the BBC, to give them exposure,[7][18] allowing them to appeal to a broad cross-section of the young British folk, pop and rock music audience. And you'll be my someone Forever and a day. It is still one of the top 50 best-selling singles in the UK. 1 in the UK in February 1965. In 1980 the group released an album, A little bit of Country and toured periodically until the mid '80s. Playing via Spotify Playing via YouTube Playback options [50][51] Hidden Treasures - Volume 1 was released on 22 May 2020 and peaked at number 21 on the ARIA Charts. The track was written and produced by Tom Springfield,[1] who was also responsible for most of The Seekers' subsequent hits. "The Seekers' Golden Jubilee Tour" kicked off 2013 in May, celebrating fifty years since the group had formed in December 1962. For I know I'll never find another you. [13] It was released as The Best of The Seekers in the UK and spent 6 weeks at No. [38] The 25-Year Silver Jubilee Reunion Celebration tour in 1993 was sufficiently successful that the group has continued to perform and record together, on and off, ever since. LYRICS. It was The Seekers' first UK-released single, and was the second-best selling single of 1965 in the UK. I got the words from the internet, and any emphasis added is mine. She had earlier recorded an extended play disc on W&G Records with the Melbourne group, Frank Traynor's Jazz Preachers. Their debut single was the traditional historic Australian bush ballad from 1894, "Waltzing Matilda", which appeared in November and reached the Melbourne "Top 40" singles chart. The Seekers - I'll Never Find Another You (1964, HQ STEREO) There is always someone For each of us, they say. [13] That same month, Durham had to temporarily leave the group due to emergency nasal surgery; she was replaced on live dates from July through early September by Scottish-born singer Ellen Wade.[20]. In 1967,[1] they were named as joint "Australians of the Year" – the only group thus honoured. Tom Springfield (born Dionysius P. A. O'Brien, 2 July 1934, and known when young as Dion O'Brien) is a retired English musician and songwriter from the 1960s folk and pop music scene. About I'll Never Find Another You "I'll Never Find Another You" is a 1964 single by The Seekers which reached No. She released a Christmas album called For Christmas with Love (recorded in Hollywood, California) and later signed with A&M Records, releasing more albums including Gift of Song and Climb Ev'ry Mountain. You could also do it yourself at any point in time. In 1995, the group were inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame. I’ll Never Find Another You (The Seekers Cover) Julia Jacklin . The Seekers played to an estimated 200,000 people in a televised concert celebrating their overseas success. Performing in Sydney, Brisbane, Newcastle and Melbourne, they received rave reviews to sold-out audiences. In February 2009, SBS TV program RocKwiz hosted a 50th anniversary concert at the Myer Music Bowl, RocKwiz Salutes the Bowl, which included "World of Our Own" performed by Rebecca Barnard and Billy Miller and "The Carnival Is Over" by Durham.[44]. [6] The Seekers performed folk-influenced pop music and soon gathered a strong following in Melbourne. The second-biggest US hit by the Seekers, this single stormed the 1965 charts, reaching #4 pop and #2 easy listening. 1 in the United Kingdom in February 1965. [8][9], The Seekers were offered a twelve-month position as on-board entertainment on the Sitmar Line passenger cruise ship Fairsky in March 1964. The Seekers ‎– I'll Never Find Another You Label: Columbia ‎– DB 7431 Format: Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single Country: UK Released: Dec 1964 Genre: Rock, Pop. Filipino singer/actress Nora Aunor covered the song for her 1968 album Nora Aunor Sings. 1 in the UK in February 1965. On 16 November, they appeared at a Royal Command Performance at the London Palladium, before Queen Elizabeth - the Queen Mother (spouse of the late King George VI). It reached No. It was two months later that they decided to do a reunion concert, which led to a 102-date tour. But I know I’ll never find a-nother you. By 1975 they had recruited Louisa Wisseling, a semi-professional folk singer formerly with Melbourne group the Settlers. [3][12], The Seekers were the first Australian pop group to have a "Top 5" hit in all three countries – Australia, U.K. and U.S.A.[6] Australian music historian, Ian McFarlane described their style as "concentrated on a bright, uptempo sound, although they were too pop oriented to be considered strictly folk and too folk to be rock. I'll never find another girl like you For happy endings, it takes two We're fire and ice, a dream won't come true Sara, Sara Storms are brewin' in your eyes Sara, Sara No time is a good time for goodbyes Danger In the game when the stakes are high Branded My heart was branded while my senses stood by In December 1966 they issued "Georgy Girl", which became their highest charting American hit when it reached #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on the Cashbox Top 100 in February 1967. 1. His place was taken by Judith Durham, an established traditional jazz singer who added a distinctive female lead voice. 4 on the ARIA Albums Chart) and Morningtown Ride to Christmas (which reached the top 20 in 2001). With "I'll Never Find Another You" and "Georgy Girl", the band also achieved success in the United States, but not nearly at the same level as in the rest of the world. However, the tour was postponed when Rieu was taken ill.[45] They released another Greatest Hits compilation in May 2011 which peaked in the top 40. [3][6] Their debut album, "Introducing the Seekers", was released in 1963. [3][6] In 1978, Guy was replaced by Peter Robinson (ex-Strangers) and Cheryl Webb replaced Wisseling as lead vocalist, leaving only Keith Potger from the original Seekers line-up. [48], In April 2019, The Seekers released Farewell - a live recording from their 50th Anniversary tour of 2013. [31][32] They personally accepted their awards from John Gorton, the Prime Minister of Australia, during their tour. Share. The Seekers originally recorded I'll Never Find Another You written by Tom Springfield and The Seekers released it on the single I'll Never Find Another You in 1964. He is the brother of pop star Dusty Springfield, with whom he performed in The Springfields. The melody is based on a Russian folk song, while the lyrics were written by Tom Springfield; it reached #1 on both the Australian and the U.K. charts[13][14], and at its peak, the single was selling 93,000 copies a day in Great Britain alone. It was covered by Lennart Clerwall, The Carter Family, The Village Stompers, Lars Stryg & Royal Strings and other artists. I'll Never Find Another You" was added to the National Film and Sound Archive of the Sounds of Australia registry in 2011. [3][6] The band was awarded a gold record certificate by the Recording Industry Association of America. The Seekers reunited late in 1992, with the classic line-up of Durham, Guy, Potger and Woodley. [47] "The Seekers' Golden Jubilee Tour" kicked off 2013 in May, celebrating fifty years since the group had formed in December 1962. List of best-selling singles of the 1960s in the United Kingdom, "Sounds of Australia // National Film and Sound Archive, Australia", "107.7 The End: Ben gibbard + Zooey Deschanel - I'll Never Find Another You", 4 November 1964 at Abbey Road Studios London, t. [7] In May, another Tom Springfield composition was issued, "A World of Our Own", which reached Top 3 in Australia and the U.K. and Top 20 in the U.S.[13][14][15][16] Malvina Reynolds' lullaby "Morningtown Ride" was issued in Australia in July and peaked in the Top 10. [27][28] Melburnians were celebrating the annual Moomba Festival, a free community festival, and many thousands were enjoying other attractions but are included in the crowd estimate. [4][6] The Escorts had Ken Ray as the lead singer and in 1962 they became "The Seekers". To install click the Add extension button. [54], This article is about the Australian music group. 4 pop and No. [36] In March 1989, the group released the album Live On, which peaked in the top 30 on the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Albums Chart. Print and download I'll Never Find Another You sheet music by The Seekers. [37] That month they supported Rieu on the rescheduled Australian tour. Style: Pop Rock. The band has reformed periodically, and in 1995 they were inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame. The song was also popular in the US, reaching peaks of No. (riff) C Am F C G7 C It’s a long, long journey, so stay by my side Am Em F C F G7 When I walk through the storm, you’ll be my guide, be my guide C F D7 G7 [29] The Seekers were accompanied during their 20-minute set by the Australian Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Hector Crawford. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of I'll Never Find Another You on Discogs. That's it. 2 easy listening on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.. Also in 1965, the group met Paul Simon (of the American duo Simon & Garfunkel) who was pursuing a solo career in the U.K. following the initial poor chart success of the duo's debut LP, Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.[5][21] In 1966, the Seekers released the Simon-penned "Someday One Day", which reached #4 in Australia and #11 in the U.K.[13][14] Their version was Simon's first U.K. success as a songwriter, and his first solo major hit as a composer outside of his work with Art Garfunkel. When I walk through the storm You'll be my guide, be my guide. Durham had suffered a broken hip and sang "The Carnival Is Over" in a wheelchair at the closing ceremony of the related Paralympic Games on 29 October. "I'll Never Find Another You" Was Written by Tom Springfield. [6] The special had been preceded by a week-long season at London's Talk of the Town nightclub, and a live recording of one of their shows was released as a live LP record, Live at the Talk of the Town. 'The Judith Durham Story – Colours of My Life' by Graham Simpson (Random House, 1994, 1998, 2000), (Virgin Books, 2004). [13][14] Its writers, Jim Dale and Tom Springfield, were nominated for the 1967 Academy Award for Best Original Song of 1966, but lost out that year for the "Oscar" to the title song from the film, "Born Free". 7,647 Shazams. The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. [6][35] Woodley left the group in June 1977 and was replaced by Buddy England, a former 1960s pop singer and member of the Mixtures. Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea! [5][6] In the late 1950s, Potger led The Trinamics, a rock 'n' roll group, Guy led the Ramblers and, with Woodley, they decided to form a doo-wop music group, the Escorts. 1 by Sonny James. Australian music historian Ian McFarlane described their style as "concentrated on a bright, uptempo sound, although they were too pop to be considered strictly folk and too folk to be rock.". [5], The song was added to the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia's Sounds of Australia registry in 2011. Also in July, the compilation album The Seekers' Greatest Hits was released and spent 17 weeks at No. It was The Seekers' first UK-released single, and was the second-best selling single of 1965 in the UK. I'll Never Find Another You by Sonny James Tab by Sergio Tamayo Zamora [Intro] C F G7 e|----5-8-6-5-----| B|5-----7---| G|-----5-| D|-----| A|-----| E|-----| C F G7 e|-----5-8-6-5-----| B|-----4-5-----7----| G|5--7-----5-| D|-----| A|-----| E|-----| C F D7 G7 There's a new world somewhere they call the promise land C Em F G7 And I'll … In November, a re-recorded version of "Morningtown Ride" was released in the U.K., which reached #2. [1] It was The Seekers' first UK-released single,[1] and was the second-best selling single of 1965 in the UK. 4 pop and No. "I'll Never Find Another You" is a 1964 single by The Seekers which reached No. In January 1968, on Australia Day, in recognition of its achievements, the group was named joint Australians of the Year – the only group to have this honour bestowed upon it. [24][25] Meanwhile, it was #3 in the U.K., and #1 in Australia. This page was last edited on 20 November 2020, at 13:24. For I know I'll never find another you There is always someone For each of us, they say And you'll be my someone Forever and a day I could search the whole world over Until my life is through But I know I'll never find another you It's a long, long journey So stay by my side When I walk through the storm You'll be my guide, be my guide [6][7] She was replaced in Traynor's jazz ensemble by Margret RoadKnight. Following Durham's retirement from live performance, the band continued on as The Original Seekers with the addition of long-time producer and guitarist/singer Michael Cristiano as the band's "fourth voice". [4] In 2006, it received yet another revival with a folk rock cover from guitarist Les Fradkin on his CD Jangleholic. [12] Also in October, they were scheduled to tour various Australian cities in support of violinist André Rieu and his orchestra. Would you like Wikipedia to always look as professional and up-to-date? From 1972, Guy, Potger and Woodley planned on reforming the Seekers without Durham. PLAY FULL SONG. Watch the video for I'll Never Find Another You from Sonny James's Capitol Collectors Series for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. When being photographed for the album's cover, Potger was replaced by Ray – his day job with the Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) as a radio producer barred him from involvement in a commercial enterprise. The album see Athol, Keith and Bruce join with Michael Cristiano to record songs they had sung pre Judith, and a few they wish they had recorded. [6][10] The group regularly appeared on a British TV show series, "Call in on Carroll", hosted by Ronnie Carroll. In May, they travelled to the U.K. and had intended to return to Australia after staying ten weeks, but upon arrival they were offered work by a London booking agency, the Grade Organisation. It consists of a 1966 television documentary on the Seekers and a 1967 special. [34], On 14 February 1968, during the New Zealand tour, Durham approached the other group members to announce that she was leaving The Seekers to pursue a solo career and the group subsequently disbanded. [6][30][31] It was also screened in the UK on BBC1 on 24 June 1968, and repeated on 27 December 1968. [5] However, although "The Carnival Is Over" became a signature song for the group, it was a flop in North America, peaking at #105 in the US and missing the Canadian charts completely. They were the first Australian pop music group to achieve major chart and sales success in the United Kingdom and the United States. [3][6] He penned "I'll Never Find Another You", which they recorded in November 1964. "I'll Never Find Another You" (בעברית: "לעולם לא אמצא אחרת כמוך") הוא סינגל משנת 1964 של להקת המשחרים, שהגיע למקום הראשון במצעד הבריטי בפברואר 1965, והיה הסינגל שהגיע למקום השני … 2:40. Tracklist Hide Credits. [3][6] Woodley released several solo albums and focused on songwriting, including co-writing the patriotic song "I Am Australian" with Dobe Newton (of the Bushwackers) in 1987. They followed "I'll Never Find Another You" with "What Have They Done to the Rain?" Length. [52], The following recordings by the Seekers were each certified as having sold over one million copies: "I'll Never Find Another You", "A World of Our Own", "The Carnival Is Over" and "Georgy Girl"; all were written or co-written by Tom Springfield, and were each awarded a gold disc. [49], On 28 April 2020, Universal Music Australia announced a trilogy of The Seekers compilation albums will be released over the next twelve months under the title Hidden Treasures, featuring rarities and lost classics. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology. 1965 – The Seekers won the Best New Group in the New Musical Express Poll Winners Awards and performed on 11 April at the Wembley Empire Pool, in a bill that included The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Cliff Richard and Dusty Springfield. I'LL NEVER FIND ANOTHER YOU - Guitar Lesson, Guitar: I'll Never Find Another You (Including lyrics and chords). [3][6] However the unique timbre of Durham's voice was missing from their sound and the group split again.[6]. In 1988, Guy, Potger and Woodley reformed the Seekers with Julie Anthony, a popular cabaret singer. [18] The Seekers featured on the second episode, "Ten Pound Rocker 1963–1968", broadcast on 22 August, in which Durham and Woodley discussed their early work on a cruise ship, meeting Tom Springfield and their success in Britain. Julia Jacklin - I'll Never Find Another You … [18] Four of their songs were played during the episode: "I'll Never Find Another You", "The Carnival Is Over", "A World of Our Own" and "Georgy Girl". The song I'll Never Find Another You was written by Tom Springfield and was first recorded and released by The Seekers in 1964. [2], The Seekers were formed in 1962 in Melbourne by Athol Guy on double bass, Keith Potger on twelve-string guitar and Bruce Woodley on guitar. 4 pop and No. 1 in 1969, managing to knock The Beatles (White Album) off the top of the charts and preventing The Rolling Stones' Beggars Banquet from reaching the top spot. Long Way to the Top was a 2001 Australian Broadcasting Corporation six-part documentary on the history of Australian rock and roll from 1956 to the modern era. Before then they had never talked about reforming, they just wanted to get to know each other again. [3] Ray left the group to get married. [2] The song was also popular in the United States, reaching peaks of No. In July 2018, the song was featured in a Westpac bank TV advertisement in Australia, covered by Julia Jacklin. It was also covered by Lennart Clerwall, The Carter Family, The Village Stompers, Lars Stryg & Royal Strings and other artists. "A Natural Man" (1971) "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" (1976) "Groovy People" (1976) "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" (written by Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff) is a song performed by R&B singer Lou Rawls on his 1976 album All Things in Time. [33] During this visit, the group filmed another TV special, The World of the Seekers, which was screened in cinemas before being screened nationally on Channel 9 to high ratings and is in the Top 10 most watched TV shows of the 20th century in Australia. There's a [G] new world [C] somewhere, they [A7] call the promised [D7] land And I'll [G] be there [Bm] someday, if [C] you will hold my [D7] hand I still [Em] need you there be-[C] side me, no [D7] matter [C] what I [Bm] do [C] For I [G] know I'll [Em] never [Am] find [D7] another [G] you [C] The album was released as under the title of The Original Seekers. However, Judith Durham suffered a brain hemorrhage after their first concert in Melbourne. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology. Following the Seekers' split, Durham pursued a solo career. [3] They signed there with World Record Club and issued a single, "Myra", co-written by the group. The Seekers have sold over 50 million records worldwide. [3][11], After filling in on a bill headlined by folk singer Dusty Springfield, they met her brother, songwriter and producer Tom Springfield, who had experience with writing folk-pop material and lyrics/tunes with the siblings' earlier group The Springfields. They staged several sell-out tours of Australia, New Zealand and the UK. [42][43] On 1 September 2006, they were presented with the Key to the City by Melbourne's Lord Mayor, John So. "I'll Never Find Another You" was added to the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia's Sounds of Australia registry in 2011. [3][6] Guinness Book of World Records (1968) listed it as the greatest attendance at a concert in the Southern Hemisphere. The rest of the Australian tour and later-to-be-staged UK tour were postponed; the former continued in November, while the UK tour took place in May and June 2014, ending with two performances at the Royal Albert Hall, London. 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