Wild Is the Wind (song)

Wild Is the Wind is one in 1957 written by Dimitri Tiomkin and Ned Washington song. In the sung by Johnny Mathis version, it was a film song for the film Wild is the wind used and received an Oscar nomination for Best Song.

The song, a slow love song, has been widely gecovert, among others, David Bowie, Nina Simone, George Michael and Barbra Streisand. The version of David Bowie was first released on his album Station to Station in 1976 and later as a single.