The Wayward Wind

The Wayward Wind by Frank Ifield was a UK number 1 hit on Thursday, February 21, 1963 spending 3 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. The song is about a sad tale of a lover who became the next of kin to the restless wandering wayward wind. The other lover lived in a shack by the railroad track in their younger days; however, the lover hoped to settle down with the other, but, resumed to keep on wandering, leaving the lover alone with a broken heart.

The Wayward Wind FAQs

Who sang The Wayward Wind?

The Wayward Wind was performed by Frank Ifield

What year did The Wayward Wind get to the UK number 1 spot?

The Wayward Wind first became a UK number 1 on Thursday, February 21, 1963

How long was The Wayward Wind at number 1 in the UK?

The Wayward Wind spent 3 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.