Robbie Williams - Angels (Live in Berlin) by David Williams

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"Angels", written by Williams and Guy Chambers in just thirty minutes, was released in December 1997, originally performed by Williams, and covered by Jessica Simpson, Mexican singer Yuridia, singer Beverley Knight, in Italian (as Un Angelo) by Patrizio Buanne, All Angels, singer Declan Galbraith as well as Verena Von Strenge's latest group, Moon Dust, and American Idol season 7 runner-up David Archuleta. The original recording by Williams proved to be his greatest commercial success, being certified 2x Platinum in the United Kingdom and selling 2 million worldwide. In October 2006 the RTE documentary This Note's For You, presented by Tom Dunne, said that the song was originally co-written by Williams and Irish singer Ray Heffernan. After the song was polished by Guy Chambers, Heffernan was offered and accepted£7500 for his rights. "Angels" was the fourth single from Robbie Williams' debut album, Life Thru a Lens. It has been credited with saving the singer's solo career, and is used to conclude almost all of his concerts. At the 2005 BRIT Awards, "Angels" was voted by the British public the best song inthe past twenty-five years of British music, though it had only reached number four on the singles chart. Williams performed the song live with Joss Stone then. In a survey by UK digital TV station Music Choice, it even came in at number one as the song people would most like play at their funeral.It was released in 1999 in the US, after his debut of "Millennium." The...

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Artist: David Williams
Video title: Robbie Williams - Angels (Live in Berlin)
Category: Rock & Heavy Metal


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