Composed by Diane Warren. Recorded by Meat Loaf as a duet with Patti Russo for Meat Loaf’s seventh studio album. The song reached No.1 in the United Kingdom. Chart-History. Genres: Hard Rock, Power Ballad. Diane Warren is an American songwriter. She made Billboard Magazine history in the late 1980’s when she became the first songwriter to have seven songs, all by different artists, in the Singles Chart all at the same time.