Romantic movie theme songs include "My Heart Will Go On" by Celine Dion, "I Will Always Love You" by Whitney Houston and "Iris" by The Goo Goo Dolls. The songs were used in "Titanic," "The Bodyguard" and "City of Angels."
"My Heart Will Go On" sold over 15 million copies worldwide and won several awards, including the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1997 and Record of the Year at the 1999 Grammy Awards. "Titanic" is about the sinking of the ship of the same name. The movie stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet.
"I Will Always Love You" was released in 1974 by Dolly Parton for her album "Jolene." Whitney Houston recorded her version of the song in 1992 for "The Bodyguard." Parton's version reached the top of the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and also charted on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. Houston's cover was even more successful, reaching the top of the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and winning several awards at the Grammy Awards, the Billboard Music Awards and the American Music Awards.
"Iris" was released in 1998. The song was both commercially and critically successful, reaching the top 10 on several song charts and receiving several award nominations.