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"Pretty Brown Eyes" is a song by Australian-born United States-resident, pop singer, Cody Simpson. It is the lead single from his second studio album, Surfers Paradise (July 2013). It was released ahead of the album on 23 April, as a digital download in Australia. The song reached the top 100 on the Canadian, Irish and United Kingdom's singles charts. It was co-written by Simpson with songwriting duo, Timothy and Theron Thomas (brothers from Planet VI or Rock City) and Vasquez Castillo.[1]

"Pretty Brown Eyes"
Single by Cody Simpson
from the album Surfers Paradise
Released23 April 2013
FormatDigital download
Songwriter(s)Cody Simpson, Timothy Thomas, Theron Thomas, Vasquez Castillo
Cody Simpson singles chronology
"They Don't Know About Us"
"Pretty Brown Eyes"
"Summertime of Our Lives"


Music videoEdit

A music video to accompany the release of "Pretty Brown Eyes" was first released onto YouTube on 22 April 2013,[2] however the link was deleted or moved to private section, since August 2014.

Track listingEdit

Digital download
1."Pretty Brown Eyes"2:48

Charts and certificationsEdit

Release historyEdit

Region Date Format Label
Australia[9] 23 April 2013 Digital download Atlantic Records
United Kingdom[10]


  1. ^ "ACE Repertory – Title 'Pretty Brown Eyes' – Work ID 885564379". American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP). Retrieved 19 March 2018. Note: user may have to enter the title/performer for other tracks to access further information.
  2. ^ Cody Simpson – 'Pretty Brown Eyes' [Official Video]. YouTube
  3. ^ "Cody Simpson Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard.
  4. ^ "Chart Track: Week 17, 2013". Irish Singles Chart.
  5. ^ "Cody Simpson Chart History (Bubbling Under Hot 100)". Billboard.
  6. ^ "Cody Simpson Chart History (Digital Songs)". Billboard.
  7. ^ "Cody Simpson Chart History (Pop Songs)". Billboard.
  8. ^ "Canadian single certifications – Cody Simpson – Pretty Brown Eyes". Music Canada.
  9. ^ iTunes - Music - Pretty Brown Eyes - Single by Cody Simpson
  10. ^ iTunes - Music - Pretty Brown Eyes - Single by Cody Simpson

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