It was the first song from a Disney movie to hit 1 on pop charts. Canadian singer Deborah Cox took it all the way to 2 on the pop singles chart where it stayed for eight weeks but failed to reach the top. Girls Aloud took the song to 1 in the U. Rod Stewart says that "Maggie May" was written based on a true story about the first woman he went to bed with in Buried within the frustrations, is an emotional statement of appreciation and long-term connection. Polish-born singer Basia Trzetrzelewska soared into the pop charts in with her pop hit "Time and Tide.
The Turtles' "Happy Together" has the distinction of knocking the Beatles' "Penny Lane" off the top of the pop singles chart. The song was rejected a dozen times by various recording acts before the Turtles decided to record it. It has been featured extensively in TV shows and movies since first hitting the charts in Sam Cooke wrote his legendary hit "You Send Me" himself, but he gave the label credit to his brother L.
The beautiful love song went all the way to 1 on the pop chart. Beyonce's solo career kicked off with a bang when she released the single "Crazy In Love. Singer-songwriter Minnie Riperton went all the way to 1 on the pop singles chart in with "Lovin' You.
She died at age 31 in July The song was co-produced by Richard Rudolph and Stevie Wonder. The song landed in the top 20 of the pop chart, but it soon became a slow dance fixture at high school proms.
Today it remains very popular as a wedding song. Jason Mraz performed the love song "I'm Yours" live multiple times before recording it for his album "We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things. Al Green is one of the most celebrated soul singers of all time.
Kris Kristofferson, allegedly a lover of Janis Joplin, co-wrote the love ballad "Me and Bobby McGee," and it was first recorded in by country-pop singer Roger Miller. Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot took the song to 1 on the Canadian country chart in However, the best known version was Janis Joplin's recording for her album "Pearl," which became a posthumous 1 smash hit. Reportedly, Dennis Wilson of the Beach Boys was also involved in the creation of the song.
Joe Cocker's slowed down recording became a top 5 pop hit and is now revered as one of the most moving love songs of all time. It also hit the top 10 on the country chart. In Rod Stewart's cover version became an even bigger hit, reaching 1 on the adult contemporary chart and the top 5 in pop radio airplay. Songwriter Amanda McBroom did not originally write the song "The Rose" for the movie of the same name. Bette Midler selected it out of a pool of 30 possibilities of songs to include in her film.
It was released as the second single from the movie soundtrack and climbed all the way to 3 on the pop chart while spending five weeks on top of the adult contemporary chart.
The love song of commitment "I'll Be There" became the Jackson 5's fourth consecutive 1 hit in Motown executive Berry Gordy wanted a ballad by the group after three consecutive upbeat pop hits. Madonna recorded the love ballad "Crazy for You" for the soundtrack to the film "Vision Quest.
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