Love Came For Me

Album: Splash Soundtrack (1984)
  • songfacts ®
  • Lyrics
  • This was the love theme to the film Splash, which was Ron Howard's directoral debut and also was the big break for Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Mike - Santa Barbara, CA
  • This was written by composer Lee Holdridge and lyricist Will Jennings. Holdridge has written themes for many movies and TV shows, including the film Beauty And The Beast. Jennings, in addition to his movie work, has written with Eric Clapton, Roy Orbison, Steve Winwood, B.B. King and many others. You can read our interview with Will Jennings in the songwriter interviews.
Please sign in or register to post comments.

Comments: 1

  • Jeff from Westerville, OhSplash was not Ron Howard's directorial debut. He directed a movie called Nightshift in 1981, starring Henry Winkler and introducing Michael Keaton.
see more comments

Dean PitchfordSongwriter Interviews

Dean wrote the screenplay and lyrics to all the songs in Footloose. His other hits include "Fame" and "All The Man That I Need."

Director Mark Pellington ("Jeremy," "Best Of You")Song Writing

Director Mark Pellington on Pearl Jam's "Jeremy," and music videos he made for U2, Jon Bon Jovi and Imagine Dragons.

Joe JacksonSongwriter Interviews

Joe talks about the challenges of of making a Duke Ellington tribute album, and tells the stories behind some of his hits.

Weird Al YankovicFact or Fiction

Did Al play on a Beach Boys record? Did he have beef with George Lucas and Coolio? See if you can spot weird but true stories.

Jay, Peaches, Spinderella and other Darrining VictimsSong Writing

Just like Darrin was replaced on Bewitched, groups have swapped out original members, hoping we wouldn't notice.

Trucking Songs That Were #1 HitsSong Writing

The stories behind the biggest hit songs about trucking.