18 Popular Songs You Forgot Were Originally Written for Movies
“I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston, The Bodyguard
Whitney Houston‘s acting career wasn’t as successful as her singing career, but that’s a high bar to clear. When she starred in The Bodyguard, she also lent her voice to the soundtrack. In the process, she created one of her most iconic songs.
“I Will Always Love You” is an outstanding ballad because it’s so dynamic. It starts at almost a whisper, and it slowly builds into one of the most beautiful songs you’ve ever heard. Whitney Houston’s voice was unparalleled, and “I Will Always Love You” shows you why. It’s almost like a magic trick, and it’s remembered that way.