Birthplace: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Though he achieved commercial success with both his third and fourth albums?Cuts Like a Knife (1983) and Grammy-nominated Reckless (1984), respectively?his critical success came largely as a result of his songwriting work for the movies. ?(Everything I Do) I Do For You? , the single he wrote and performed for Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991) won him his only Grammy. His work on ?Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?? for Don Juan De Marco (1995) and duet with Barbara Streisand, ?I Finally Found Someone?, for The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996) garnered him Oscar and Golden Globe nominations.