( The )
Wind Beneath My Wings
Words and Music by
, 1983, 1988
Arranged, Conducted and Produced by Nick Perito
Co-Produced by Roncom Productions, Inc.
Recorded at Evergreen Studios, Burbank,
Orchestra Contractor: Joe Soldo
Recording Engineer: John Richards
Assistant Engineer: Mike Hatcher
Recording Time 4:12
February 2nd & 3rd, 1987
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
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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