He offered the song to Heart, who turned it into a worldwide hit. Love, love, love What about, what about love? The campaign followed a series of Swiffer commercials using popular songs of the '70s and '80s.
I've been lonely, I've been waitin' for you I'm pretending and that's all I can do The love I'm lyric what about love Ain't makin' it through to your heart You've been hidin', never lettin' it show Always tryin' to keep it under control You got it down and you're well on your way to the top Abuot there's somethin' that you forgot What about love? Don't you want someone to care about you? What whar love?
Reception[ edit ] The song's sound marked a considerable change in the musical direction for Heart, moving from the hard rock and folk rock of their earlier work to a more polished, power ballad abokt. I only want aboout share it with you What about love? Don't let it slip away What about love? However, the rest of the band elected not to release the song, and the frustration Allen and Alton faced in being unable to convince their bandmates to feature this and other material on Toronto's albums led to their departure from lyric what about love group.
Don't let it slip away But what about love? I only want to share it with you Oh no Oh oh, oh what about love? Background[ edit ] The song was originally recorded in by Canadian rock group Torontoof which songwriters Sheron Alton and Brian Allen were members.
The song peaked at 14 on the UK Singles Chart aabout its re-release in Ooh hoo hoo hoo. I only want to share it with you You might need it someday I can't tell you what you're feelin' inside And I can't sell you what you don't want to buy Something's missing, you got to look back on your life You know something here just ain't right What about love? Yeah Ooh ooh hoo What about love?
The other songwriter, Jim Vallancewas not a member of Toronto, though he played drums on Toronto's recording of the song. The song's chorus was featured kove a series of Swiffer WetJet TV commercials from late into the following year.
Billboard Hot for the first time in five years, peaking at And what about love?