I Was Born to Love You is an album released by Eric Carmen in 2000. It was originally released in Japan as Winter Dreams in 1997. Then-former and now-reunited Raspberries bandmate Wally Bryson sat in on guitar for two of the songs: “Every Time I Make Love to You” and “I Could Really Love You”. It stands as his most recent album to date.
The track “Someone That You Loved Before” was covered by Diana Ross on her 1999 LP Every Day Is a New Day.
“I Was Born to Love You” “Someone That You Loved Before” “Every Time I Make Love to You” “Cartoon World” “Almost Paradise” “Top Down Summer” “Isn’t It Romantic” “I Could Really Love You” “Caroline, No” “I Wanna Take Forever Tonight” “Walk Away Renée”
Eric Howard Carmen (born August 11, 1949) is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist, and keyboardist. He had numerous hit songs in the 1970s and 1980s, first as a member of the Raspberries (who had a million-selling single with “Go All the Way”), and then with his solo career, including hits such as “All by Myself”, “Never Gonna Fall in Love Again”, “She Did It”, “Hungry Eyes”, and “Make Me Lose Control”.
It’s “Summer Hits of the 70s” today at 9:00 am on Sounds of The 70s were we’ll feature, Bad Company, Bob Seger, Paul Simon Godspell, Eric Carmen, Three Dog Night, Chris Thompson, Robert Palmer, John Travolta & Olivia Newton John, Robin McNamara, Pilot, 8th Day, Hot, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Elton John, Bobby Sherman, Grand Funk Railroad, Helen Reddy, and so much more. Join us at 9:00 am!