On April 24, 1968, Louis Armstrong "What A Wonderful World" is n°1 in the UK. The song was not initially a hit in the United States, but was a major success in the United Kingdom, reaching number one on the UK Singles Chart. In the US, the song hit #116 on the Billboard Bubbling Under Chart. It was also the biggest-selling single of 1968 in the UK where it was among the last pop singles issued by HMV Records before becoming an exclusive classical music label. The song made Louis Armstrong the oldest male to top the UK Singles Chart, at sixty-six years and ten months old.
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Listen to Louis Armstrong - "What A Wonderful World"