"Grounds for Divorce" is the first single from Elbow's fourth studio album The Seldom Seen Kid. The single was released on 10 March 2008 as the band's first release on Fiction Records across two 7" vinyl records and one CD single. On 21 May 2009, "Grounds for Divorce" won the Ivor Novello award for Best Contemporary Song.
"Grounds for Divorce" was featured in the promotional trailer for Valve Software's 2008 game Left 4 Dead, and in the trailer for the 2008 film Burn After Reading. .