"Promise Me You'll Remember (Love Theme from The Godfather Part III)" is a song written for The Godfather Part III (1990), the third film in The Godfather trilogy. "Promise Me You'll Remember" is the vocal version of the love theme.
The music is written by Carmine Coppola, the lyrics by John Bettis. The song is sung by Harry Connick, Jr. It is track #12 on The Godfather Part III soundtrack.
Harry Connick, Jr. sang "Promise Me You'll Remember" on the Academy Awards telecast in 1991.
Awards and nominations
The song was nominated for the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Song. According to Francis Ford Coppola, Carmine Coppola died of a stroke due to the shock of the song not winning the Oscar.