The single was released in Australia on 24 November 2003, and peaked at number one on the ARIA Singles Chart becoming the fastest selling single on record for both an Australian artist and a debut artist. In January 2010 ARIA published information on the highest selling releases of the previous decade. "Angels Brought Me Here" was announced as the highest selling single of the decade.
Guy Sebastian refers "Angels…
It's been a long and winding journey
But I'm finally here tonight picking up the pieces
And walking back into the night into the sunset of your glory
When my heart and future lies there's nothing like that feeling