Flashdance... What a Feeling" is a song from the 1983 film , written by Flashdance Giorgio Moroder, Keith Forsey, and Irene Cara, and performed by Cara. [1 ]
Song information [ edit ]
In addition to topping the
, becoming Cara's only No. 1 song. It earning a Billboard Hot 100 platinum record in 1983, "Flashdance... What a Feeling" won the Academy Award for Best Original Song, and the [1 ] Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song in 1984. [ ] citation needed
The song was the number three single of the year in 1983 on the
Billboard year-end chart. In 2008, the song was ranked at No. 26 on Billboard 's All Time Top 100, which commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Billboard Hot 100. [2 ]
United Kingdom, the song spent one week at number two on the UK Singles Chart dated July 5, 1983, [1 ]
Peak positions [ edit ]
Cover versions [ edit ]
Marie Picasso covered the song in 2007. Picasso's version peaked at 54 position on the Swedish singles chart. [7 ]
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