I Was Born To Love You (song)

I Was Born To Love You (song)

"I Was Born to Love You"
Single by Queen
from the album Made in Heaven
Released February 28, 1996
Format CD single
Recorded 1985, 1995
Genre Rock
Length 4:49
Label EMI
Writer(s) Freddie Mercury
Producer Queen
Queen chronology
"A Winter's Tale"
(1995)
"I Was Born to Love You"
(1996)
"Too Much Love Will Kill You"
(1996)

"I Was Born to Love You" is a 1985 song by Freddie Mercury, and was released as a single and on the Mr. Bad Guy album. After Mercury's death, Queen remixed this song for their album Made in Heaven in 1995, by having the other members play their instrumental parts over the original track.

The song received its live debut on the 2005 Queen + Paul Rodgers tour of Japan. Roger Taylor and Brian May performed the song acoustically.

The Queen version from the Made In Heaven album also includes samples of Mercury's ad-lib vocals taken from "A Kind of Magic" from the 1986 album of the same name and from "Living On My Own" from his Mr. Bad Guy album.

Brazilian singer Danni Carlos recorded a cover version in 2003.

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