The song was first released as a single in July Kimm init was included on the Batman Forever film soundtrackhelping it top the charts in the US and Australia. After writing the song, Seal felt "embarrassed by it" and "threw the tape in the corner. InSeal said of the song: He turned that tape from my corner kisses another 8 million record sales and my name became a household name.
It also went to number four on the UK Singles Chartwhere it had originally reached number 20 in He described how the song initially dropped out of the charts shortly after its release.
Kiss from a Rose
Joel Schumacher subsequently called Seal, and adult giffs nude use of the song to play over a love scene between the characters played by Nicole Kidman and Val From in Batman Forever. Although the song was eventually not incorporated into this scene, it was instead used to play over the end credits; Seal believes this change contributed to the song's eventual popularity.
Two versions of the music video were produced:.