“Because You Loved Me” is taken from Canadian recording artist Celine Dion’s 21st album “Falling into You”. It was released on 19 February, 1996 by Epic Records and Columbia Records. It was produced by David Foster and written by Diane Warren. The official music video was released in February 1996 and was directed by Kiven Bray.
“Because You Loved Me” was nominated for the “Song of the Year”, “Record of the Year” and “Best Female Pop Vocal Performance” in Grammy Awards, but it won Grammy Award in the category of “Best Songs Written for a Motion Picture”. It was also nominated for a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award.
“Because You Loved Me” peaked at number 41 on the Billboard Hot R&B Singles Chart, at number 4 on the Billboard Rhythmic Top 40 Chart, at number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart, at number 5 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 4 on the Dutch Top 40, at number 13 on the German Media Control AG, at number 2 on the Irish Singles Chart, at number 19 on the French Singles Chart, at number 6 on the European Singles Chart, at number 1 on the Canadian BDS Adult Contemporary Chart, at number 2 on the Canadian RPM Top Singles Chart and at number 18 on the Ö3 Austria Top 40.