"View From a Bridge" is the second single to be released internationally from Kim Wilde's second album, Select.

The song told the story of a girl committing suicide by jumping off a bridge and became another of Wilde's big hits, particularly throughout Europe and Australia (where it was her fourth consecutive Top 10 success).


 [hide*1 Chart performance

Chart performance[edit]Edit

Chart (1982) Peak


United Kingdom 16
Switzerland 2
Belgium 3
Sweden 4
Finland[1] 5
Netherlands 5
Germany 6
Australia 7
Austria 10
Ireland 16
France 17

2006 Version[edit]Edit

The song is updated with a faster tempo and throbbing dance beat for Kim Wilde's 2006 studio album Never Say Never.

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