On this day in 2012, ‘Wish You Were Here’ was released as the final single from Delta Goodrem’s fourth album, ‘Child Of The Universe’.
The song is a tribute to a close friend of Delta’s who passed away in 2009. On what would have been his 27th bithday, Delta wrote this song as a tribute to him.
“It’s true, today would be your birthday
It would’ve been your 27th year
And I miss you in the Earth’s atmosphere
I wish you were here”
The single peaked at #5 in Australia, and was certified Platinum.
Watch the music video: