“When Will I Be Famous?” is a song by British boy band Bros. Written by Nicky Graham and Tom Watkins, “When Will I Be Famous?” was released as a single on 16 November 1987, and peaked at #2 on the UK Singles Chart and at #1 on the Irish Single Chart, as well as reaching the top 5 in several other countries. “When Will I Be Famous?” would later appearing on their 1988 album, Push.
Rolling Stone ranked the song at #72 in their list of “75 Greatest Boy Band Songs of All Time” in 2020. In 2017, ShortList‘s Dave Fawbert listed this song at number one on his list of the “Greatest Key Changes in Music History”.
“When Will I Be Famous?” was a #1 single in Ireland, as well as reaching #2 in the UK, Denmark, Norway and Switzerland.