The soundtrack album for A Star Is Born also went to #1 on the album chart and sold more than four million copies in the US.Watch Video John Lennon finished writing "(Just Like) Starting Over" while he was on a holiday in Bermuda and recorded it just weeks later. The 100 presented here range across all types of relationships and emotions.
Six years later Rupert Holmes' musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood won five Tony Awards including Best Musical.
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Songwriter Randy Goodrum says the topic of the song is, "unconditional, undeserved love." Anne Murray won the Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal with "You Needed Me." British boy band Boyzone covered the song in 1999 and went to #1 on the UK pop singles chart.
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However, songwriter David Paich says it is based on multiple girls that he knew.
The hit came four years after Toto first reached the top 10 with their 1978 hit "Hold the Line." It spent five weeks at #2 on the US pop chart.
For her performance she earned a Grammy Award nomination for Best Female Pop Vocal.
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" stands out for its unabashedly romantic approach.