Title: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
Artist: Bryan Adams
Album: Waking Up the Neighbours
Tuning: 5 String Standard (B E A D G)
Tab Author: Pearce Hamblin
- (Everything I Do) I Do It For You was the 1st single and 12th track on Bryan Adams’ 6th studio album ‘Waking Up the Neighbours’.
- The album peaked at number 6 on the US Billboard 200 album charts, with the single reaching at number 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 singles chart.
- The single broke records in the United Kingdom by staying at the top of the UK singles chart for 16 consecutive weeks (a record that has not yet been beaten and is the longest consecutive streak of all time).
- The album received Diamond status in Bryan Adams’ home country of Canada for sales of over 1.2 million and reached 4x Platinum in the US and 3x Platinum in the UK with sales of over 4 million and 900,000 in their respective countries. The single itself has been certified 3x Platinum in the US, 3x Platinum in the UK and 2x Platinum in Canada, with sales of over 4.1 million, 1.8 million and 200,000 in their respective countries.
- It featured on the 1991 film soundtrack for ‘Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves’.
- The song won the award for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television at the 1992 Grammy Awards.