In 2004, the song was chosen as the winner's single of the music contest Australian Idol. The song was performed in the penultimate episode by the season's Top 2 finalists, Anthony Callea and Casey Donovan. On November 16, Donovan was announced as the winner, and the song was released as her debut single immediately after. It became a number-one hit in Australia, holding the top spot for two weeks. It was later included in her first album For You (2004). In 1999 Italian singer Giorgia made a cover of this song: Parlami d'amore.