Many of us are aware that the hit song done by Roxette (Marie Fredriksson and Per Gessle), It Must Have Been Love, was part of the soundtrack to the film Pretty Woman in 1990 (can it really be that long ago). The song powered up the charts to #1 that year, and it’s the song that is often the most mentioned in connection with Roxette.
Great song, but they recorded another smash hit that many remember as being part of the soundtrack of our lives, Silver Blue. The persistent and haunting drumbeat introduces the song and remains all the way through.
Marie and Per are still touring, so you may be able to catch them live doing Silver Blue and their other great hits.
Do you remember this one? Check the video below and let us know.
And another version of Silver Blue from 2012, with Roxette still looking and sounding great. A bit different from the original, there is a simple guitar part added throughout the song, most prominent in the beginning, which is actually amazing because of what it adds: