"Some Kind of Wonderful" is a song initially by the group Soul Brothers Six, released first in 1967 for the Atlantic label.
John Ellison, a member of Soul Brothers Six, was the writer of the song’s music, which was recorded in March, 1967.
It barely reached the US charts with rank number 91 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Grand Funk Railroad released "Some Kind of Wonderful" for their ninth studio album titled "All the Girls in the World Beware!!!" as the first single. The single has been released by the label Capitol Records in December 1974.
Grand Funk Railroad’s version became more known, because it charted better, in the US getting as high as the third place on the Billboard Hot 100, in February 1975. At the end of the year 1975, "Some Kind of Wonderful" by Grand Funk Railroad remained on the Billboard Hot 100, at place number 74.
"Some Kind of Wonderful" has been featured in the video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, Grand Funk Railroad’s version being chosen. Other artists that have covered or released their own versions of the song are The Fantastic Johhny C in 1968 and Huey Lewis and the News, in 1994.
"Some Kind of Wonderful" by Grand Funk Railroad is one of the rock band’s signature songs. It is now available for the piano as well, thanks to the free piano sheet listed just down below. Enjoy learning how to play the piano with the help of BossPiano, check out our other artists and melodies and subscribe if you want to be kept up to date with newer material!