However, this did not affect her career and her single "It's a Heartache" became a hit in both Europe and North America. Forgot your password? Retrieve it. Get promoted. Powered by OnRad. Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here! In Lyrics. By Artist. Like it? Please rate it!
Comments, chat, etc. You might also like Sharing is caring : Related categories Pop Rock. Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be seen below. Ihsahn told Eternal Terror in June about his forthcoming solo CD: "I would say in 95 percent of cases, [when I am working on a new album] it's all fresh [ideas that I end up using]. This time, it's a bit diferent. You know, it demeans it almost.
But then I thought well, I'll give it a go. And as soon as I heard the track, I thought it actually does work. French would recall: "I just thought oh well that was great I've [worked with] Mike Stock and Matt Aitken and it was a dream come true And then about two months later I had a call out of the blue from Mike saying the buzz will not die down on this track so we're going to re-record the beginning According to French, her remake of "Total Eclipse of the Heart" became popular in the UK and the US in distinct remixes : "the slower version was the one that actually took a hold in the UK where originally they started with the fast one and then decided to go with the [remix which began] in the same vein as the Bonnie Tyler version [and then] sped up when the chorus came in In the US it was the [remix] which was fast all the way through.
AllMusic editor Stephen Thomas Erlewine said in his review, that French "had a unexpected hit single with her dance-club, house-inflected cover" of "Total Eclipse of the Heart".
He added that "although it was treated like a novelty at first, the version was as effective as the original and was a deserved success. Needless to say it's an upbeat song anno Top 10 in the UK. Irish boy band Westlife recorded a cover of the song on their album The Love Album. Three official remixes have been made for their version as well as a remix done by Jim Steinman , which was ultimately rejected by the record label but has surfaced on the Internet.
The song was released as a promotional single in Promotional CD single  . Cuban-American singer Lissette covered the song in Spanish as "Eclipse Total del Amor" in , from their album Caricatura , being their best hit in the Latin American charts.
The single peaked at number 36 on the Billboard Latin Pop Songs chart. Italian singer L'Aura covered the song in Italian as "Eclissi del cuore" from her third studio album Sei come me in , which was not originally released as a single.
One year later, a new version of the song, now a duet with fellow Italian singer Nek was officially released as a single, this duet peaking at number 6 on the Italian charts. A parody of the song and music video were published in , in what the fans and makers call a " literal video version ", which is a type of video that replaces the original song lyrics with humorous lyrics describing the images in the video.
Time magazine listed it as the 6th best viral video of Scott Jr. In , Tyler appeared in an advertisement for MasterCard , performing a short parody of the song with its noted new lyric "Turn around, Neville.
Warby Parker produced a parody video in anticipation of the solar eclipse of 21 August From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Total Eclipse of the Heart Westlife song.
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The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 26 July Total Eclipse of the Heart. Bonnie Tyler. The Nolans. Nicki French. Julie Mary. SoCal VoCals. Jan Wayne meets Lena. Straight Outta Junior High. The Dan Band. Jessica Sierra. Trash Pour 4. Hurra Torpedo. Carly Smithson. Love Me Electric. Only Men Aloud feat.Aug 20, · In , Welsh singer Bonnie Tyler released the classic "Total Eclipse of the Heart." The song appeared on her fifth studio album, Faster Than the Speed of Night and is Bonnie's biggest hit, becoming the fifth best-selling single in '83 in the UK, and taking the top spot on the Billboard Hot chart, as well as No. 1 in multiple countries across the world.