Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Sunshine On Leith by The Proclaimers, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Sunshine On Leith

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

Customer Reviews

HIMYM was right.

You get tired of the song looping, but it'll just become great again. And even better the next time. The song just makes you happy. Lol, made me re-watch that HIMYM episode. This song is like everywhere though.

I'm gonna be(500 miles)

TV show advertising

I think it’s safe to say the extreme popularity of 500 miles is partially due to himym...

Must get

Road trips with this songs makes 14 hours feel like 4!


Formed: 1986 in Leith, Scotland

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

When the Scottish duo of Craig and Charlie Reid emerged in 1987, they were immediately compared to the Everly Brothers. Considering their energetic, melodic folk-rock, the comparison made some sense, even though the Proclaimers didn't really sound like the Everlys. Instead, the two were a post-punk pop band, aggressively displaying their thick accents on sweet, infectiously melodic songs about love, politics, and life in Scotland. After two albums in the late '80s (This Is the Story [1987], Sunshine...
Full Bio
Sunshine On Leith, The Proclaimers
View in iTunes
  • $9.99
  • Genres: Rock, Music, Pop, Pop/Rock
  • Released: Aug 08, 1988

Customer Ratings