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Once Giorgio Moroder wrote the musical backing to what would become "Take My Breath Away", lyricist Tom Whitlock wrote the lyrics driving home from the studio, and then spent a few hours at home polishing them.
A demo of the song, sung by a background singer, impressed director Tony Scott and producers Jerry Bruckheimer and Don Simpsonwho decided to Take My Breath Away - Various - 100 Hits 2000s Pop more romantic scenes between Tom Cruise and Kelly McGillis to feature the song. The song was first offered to The Motelswho much later released their original demo, which is fairly similar to Berlin's released version, on their compilation album Anthologyland.
Whitlock made a few lyrical changes before Terri Nunn recorded the vocals. The re-release reached number three on the UK Singles Chart. InShortList's Dave Fawbert listed the song as containing "one of the greatest key changes in music history". Her version was produced by Billy Mann. Simpson chose to cover this song because she thought that it was the theme song of her relationship with her then husband, Nick Lachey.
The song also became another number-one hit for Simpson on the Hot Singles Sales. In late it received a gold certification by the RIAA. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the Berlin song. For other uses, see Take My Breath Away disambiguation.
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