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The Rise And Fall Of The Movie Power Ballad
What happened to those endless movie theme no.1 hits?

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Celine Dion, My Heart Will Go On

Film: Titanic, 1998

Weeks at number one: two (US), two (UK)

Key moment: The iceberg-proportioned final chorus. James Cameron originally didn’t want a ballad, claiming Schindler’s List never had a song in it.

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Some classic Power Ballads on here such as Starship and Take My Breath Away but also a few turds such as Wet Wet Wet's travesty which ruined a classic by The Troggs and also She Who Will remain nameless (from Canada). More

Posted by Hugh_Fran on Thursday May 16, 2013, 00:51


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