"Hey There Delilah" was nominated for Grammy Awards for Song of the Year and Best Pop Performance By a Duo or Group With Vocal.The real life Delilah attended the Grammy Awards celebration with Tom Higgenson.This has been the most successful song by the band reaching #2 on the US pop chart. "Lovesong" has been covered by a wide range of artists.The band 311 topped the alternative chart with their 2004 version from the soundtrack to the movie Barbra Streisand took home both an Academy Award for Best Original Song and Grammy Award for Song of the Year for this record.However, songwriter David Paich says it is based on multiple girls that he knew.
The lighthearted look at a troubled relationship saved by the personals has drawn both praise and derision.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.Watch Video Amy Grant's effervescent, ebullient expression of love became a #1 pop smash.She was inspired by her six-week-old daughter Millie in writing the lyrics.The accompanying music video was so successful that many viewers believed that Amy Grant had a real life relationship with her video partner model Jme Stein.The song became Rihanna's eighth #1 pop hit single in the US and also went to #1 on the UK pop singles chart. " earned a Grammy Award nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration.Watch Video Read Review Robert Smith, leader of the pop new wave band the Cure, wrote this song as a wedding gift to his future wife.The original Loggins and Messina version of the song remains a radio favorite.In early 1973 Anne Murray took her cover version to the pop top 10 and topped the adult contemporary chart.It also earned him Grammy Awards for Record of the Year and Best Male Pop Vocal.Watch Video This powerful expression of romantic appreciation is Anne Murray's only #1 pop hit in the US.