( The )  Wind Beneath My WingsPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

Words and Music by Larry Henley and Jeff Silbar, 1983, 1988
 
Arranged, Conducted and Produced by Nick Perito
Co-Produced by Roncom Productions, Inc.
 
Recorded at Evergreen Studios, Burbank, California
Orchestra Contractor: Joe Soldo
Recording Engineer: John Richards
Assistant Engineer: Mike Hatcher
Recording Time 4:12
 
Recorded February 2nd & 3rd, 1987    ~ Matrix No. unknown
Lyrics
Remixing by Mike Moran, RCA Studios, New York City.
Mastered by Jack Adelman at RCA, New York City
 
Album issue: BMG-LP12 "Perry Como Today" 6368-1-R STEREO 1987
 
Perry Como ~ 1987 BMG

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Notes: ~ ( a.k.a. "Hero" ) Gary Morris had a Country Chart hit with this song on Warner Brothers and Lou Rawls charted R&B/Popular on Epic. Under the title "Hero" Gladys Night and the Pips also charted on Columbia. Others renditions were done by Willie Nelson and Sheena Easton on Columbia and EMI America respectively. Bette Midler sang the song on the 1988 soundtrack of "Beaches" and had a hit single on Atlantic. The song was a Grammy Awards winner for Record and Song of the year in 1989.

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