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«Without You» (eng. Without you) - a song written by the musicians of the British rock group Badfinger Pete Ham and Tom Evans. According to ASCAP, from ballads there are more than 180 cover versions that appeared many times on the Billboard Hot 100, including at the top of the charts. Beatle Paul McCartney once called her "murderous songs of all time (Eng. The killer song of all time).
The composition is written in the key of F major, a slow pace of 70 beats per minute, and performed in a vocal band F4 - B6
. The protagonist of this ballad lover admits that he "can not live if living without you have to." As if putting into practice the lyrics, both authors later committed suicide.
The first recorded rock band Badfinger, the song was written by two of its participants. Pete Ham wrote a song originally titled «If It's Love», but it lacked a strong chorus. At the same time, Tom Evans wrote another song, but he was dissatisfied with the verses, and then both parties have decided to join their units. According to the musicians during the recording of the song they thought that it has great potential, and thus track the latter was attached to the side of the "A" album No Dice 1970. As a single, it was never released.
Without You »reached third place in the Billboard Hot 100 and stayed in the top 40 for 21 weeks, and also reached the second row on the Billboard Hot 100 Airplay and to the third - on the Hot 100 Singles Sales. Thanks to the active rotation on radio and sales success single was certified Gold by RIAA. He finished 16th in the final position of the Hot 100 chart for 1994.
The single was a success across Europe and remains the biggest hit Carey outside the United States. In the UK, he became its first, and to date the only number one single and one of the two singles Carey, received gold status; it debuted at number one and remained there for four weeks In addition, the single was a leader of the charts in Italy, Germany, Austria, Sweden, Ireland and New Zealand; he achieved the greatest success in Switzerland (10 weeks in the first place) and the Netherlands (12 weeks). He managed to get into the top three in Canada, France, Norway and Australia. The single was certified platinum by ARIA in Australia and from the IFPI in Germany and Austria, as well as the gold - from RIANZ in New Zealand and on the French SNEP.
«Without You» ranked second in the list of best-selling singles of Mariah Carey (445,000 copies sold) [
01 - Badfinger - Without You
02 - Harry Nilsson - Without You
03 - Johnny Dorelli- Per Chi (Without You)
04 - Donny Osmond - Without You
05 - Air Supply - Without You
06 - Without You [Live]
07 - Il Divo - Desde El Dia Que Te Fuiste (Without You)
08 - Pete Ham - Without You (Demo)
09 - Tito Nieves - Without You
10 - Heart - Without You
11 - Chris De Burgh - Without You
12 - Cilla Black - Without You
13 - Brotherhood Of Man - Without You
14 - Pandora (Mexico) - Desde El Dia Que Te Fuiste (Without You)
15 - Andy Williams - Without You
16 - Bobby Conn - Without You
17 - Clay Aiken - Without You
18 - Collin Raye And Susan Ashton - Without You
19 - Elaine Paige - Without You
20 - Hall & Oates - Without You
21 - Shirley Bassey - Without You
22 - Mariah Carey - Without You
23 - James Last - Without You
24 - The London Symphony Orchestra - Without You
25 - T.G. Sheppard - Without You
26 - Glen Campball - Without You
27 - Susie Allanson - Without You
28 - Kelly Clarkson - Without You