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Leslie Michele Derrough
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This was the theme song for the 1996 Olympics, and was the most popular such song since "
One Moment In Time
" by Whitney Houston. It's about doing what it takes to make one's dream come true.
Mike - Santa Barbara, CA
Estefan wrote this with Diane Warren, whose credits include "
I Don't Want To Miss A Thing
" and "
If I Could Turn Back Time
A Spanish version of this song called "Puedes Llegar" was recorded by a group of artists including Julio Iglesias, Placido Domingo and Ricky Martin.
This was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, but lost to another Diane Warren-penned tune: Toni Braxton's "
Un-Break My Heart
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