“Sunshine on My Shoulders” (sometimes titled simply “Sunshine”) is a song recorded and co-written by American singer-songwriter John Denver. It was originally released as an album track on 1971’s Poems, Prayers & Promises and later, as a single in 1973. It went to number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the U.S. in early 1974. Did you enjoy listening to this John Denver song? Did it bring you back fond memories? Please tell us in the comment section below and remember to sign up for our free newsletter.