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(Everything I Do) I Do It for You

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"(Everything I Do) I Do It for You"
Song by Bryan Adams
from the album Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (soundtrack) and Waking Up the Neighbours
B-side"She's Only Happy When She's Dancing" (live)
ReleasedJune 18, 1991
RecordedMarch 1991
GenrePop rock, soft rock
Length4:06 (radio)
6:33 (album)
Songwriter(s)Bryan Adams, Michael Kamen, Robert John "Mutt" Lange
Producer(s)Robert John "Mutt" Lange
Bryan Adams singles chronology
"Only the Strong Survive"
"(Everything I Do) I Do It for You"
"Can't Stop This Thing We Started"

"(Everything I Do) I Do It for You" is a song by Canadian rock singer Bryan Adams. The song was released on June 18, 1991. It was the first single on his sixth studio album Waking Up the Neighbours. It is also featured on the soundtrack for the 1991 movie Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.

The song was able to peak at #1 on many different music charts. It sold more than 15 million copies worldwide and is Adams' most successful song. It is one of the best-selling singles of all time.[1]

In 1992, the song won a Grammy Award in the category of Grammy Award for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television. It was also nominated in the categories of Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male.[2] The song was also nominated for an Academy Award in the category of Best Song.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Review/Pop; Bryan Adams, More Mr. Nice Guy". The New York Times. Retrieved 2015-03-28.
  2. "34th Grammy Awards - 1992". Rock On the Net. Retrieved 2015-03-28.
  3. "The 61st Academy Awards (1989) Nominees and Winners". Academy Awards. Retrieved 2015-03-28.

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