"I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" is a single by the hard rock band Aerosmith.
This epic masterpiece was used for the 1998 movie titled "Armageddon" and featured on the "Armageddon: The Album" album. Recorded in 1997 and released in August 1998 on cassette and CD for three labels, namely Hollywood, Epic and Columbia, "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" has been written by Diane Warren and produced by Matt Serletic.
Aerosmith contributed to the "Armageddon" movie with "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing", as well as other two songs, namely "Sweet Emotion" and "What Kind of Love Are You On".
It has been their greatest hit ever, getting instant success and charting at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 charts, staying there for a month.
Internationally, "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" by Aerosmith charted very well, topping the ARIA Australian charts, the Austria Top 40 charts, the European Music & Media charts, the German Media Control Charts, the Irish IRMA charts, the FIMI Italian charts, the Norwegian VG-lista, the Schweizer Parade in Switzerland. In the US it also topped the US Mainstream Top 40 and reached second on the Adult Top 40.
"I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" has sold well internationally, receiving double Platinum in Australia and Sweden, Platinum in Germany, Switzerland, UK and US and Gold in Austria and Italy, as well as Silver in France.
The song was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song and the Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Original Song. In 1999, "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" won an MTV Movie Award for Best Song from a Movie.
"I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" by Aerosmith is a great power ballad that will forever remain as a rock legendary song. You can now play this amazing masterpiece on the piano as well, thanks to the free piano sheet listed just below!