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Meat Loaf

I'D Do Anything For Love (But I Won'T Do That)

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“I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That)“ is a Grammy Award winning song composed and written by Jim Steinman, and recorded by Meat Loaf. The song was released in 1993 as the first single from the album . It reached number one in twenty-eight countries, She does not, however, appear in the video, in which her vocals are lipsynched by Dana Patrick. Meat Loaf promoted the single with American vocalist Patti Russo performing the live female vocals. The title of the song appears as an exophoric reference in “Getting So Excited,“ a song on Bonnie Tyler’s Steinman-produced album Faster Than the Speed of Night, where it is a piece of conversation overheard in a bar. The single cover is a cropped version of the painting Leavetaking by fantasy illustrator Michael Whelan,... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ I would do anything for love ... Anything you've been dreaming of, but I just won't do that ... No, I won't do that

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More songs by Meat Loaf (See Charts): The Monster Is Loose, Life Is A Lemon And I Want My Money Back, Monstro, Dead Ringer For Love, Standing On The Outside, Modern Girl, I'D Lie For You (And That'S The Truth), Rock And Roll Dreams Come Through, You Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth, and Cry Over Me.

Popular in Piano Rock (See Charts): I Don'T Want To Miss A Thing, Speed Of Sound, Trouble, Piano Man, and The Hardest Part.


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