About The Song
“How Deep Is Your Love” is a pop ballad written and recorded by the Bee Gees in 1977 and released as a single in September of that year. It was ultimately used as part of the soundtrack to the film Saturday Night Fever. It was a number-three hit in the United Kingdom and Australia. In the United States, it topped the Billboard Hot 100 on 25 December 1977 and stayed in the Top 10 for 17 weeks. It spent six weeks atop the US adult contemporary chart. It is listed at No. 27 on Billboard‘s All Time Top 100.
This song is part of the soundtrack to the film “Saturday Night Fever” (1977). It was originally written by Bee Gees for American singer Yvonne Elliman, but the producer of the film decided it would be better performed by them. Yvonne Elliman sang “If I Can’t Have You”, another song from the soundtrack.
The song is a beautiful and romantic ballad, characterized by its soft melody and heartfelt lyrics. It became a massive hit and reached the top of various music charts worldwide, including the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States. “How Deep Is Your Love” won the Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals in 1978.
The Bee Gees were known for their signature falsetto harmonies, and this song showcases their vocal abilities perfectly. The lyrics speak of a profound and everlasting love, where the singer expresses a strong desire to understand the depth of their partner’s feelings and emotions. The song’s universal theme of love and devotion has made it an enduring classic, with fans of all generations still appreciating its beauty and emotional resonance.