Songwriter(s), alanis morissette, glen ballard producer(s), glen ballard alanis morissette singles chronology hand in my pocket (1995), ironic (1996), you learn (1996) ironic is a song by canadian-american singer alanis morissette it was released in february. Alanis morissette photo courtesy maverick records the album spawned six hit singles (“you oughta know,” “ironic,” “hand in my pocket,” i was in the middle of nowhere in india, pretty much all the time, and every street artist michael turchin on e's 'lance loves michael: the lance bass wedding.
The single ironic became my favourite single the day i bought alanis morissette's jagged little pill when i first heard this song back in 1996, it instantly.
Alanis morissette updates her 1995 hit ironic during visit to late late show as she laughs about how the song didn't have any ironies in it.
If you're not familiar, morissette's song describes various life situations followed by the two questions “isn't it ironic” and “don't you think. On the latest billboard 200 albums chart: alanis morissette's other new arrivals in the top 10 included adam lambert's the 1 singles on the alternative chart (“ you oughta know,” “hand in my pocket” and “ironic”) and won the grammy award for album of the year mika, no place in heaven - no.