If you need to feel something today, then look no further. Because of the upcoming Beaches remake, Idina Menzel released the full version of “Wing Beneath My Wings.” Try not to sob as the powerhouse vocals wash over you. Finally, the full version of the song made popular by icon Bette Midler has seen the light of day through Idina.
In addition to being one of Broadway’s greatest stars, Idina Menzel became an internet sensation after John Travolta screwed up her name at the Oscars. Now she’s signed on to play C. C. Bloom in the Beaches remake. And from the looks of this music video, it’s going to be amazing.
Idina’s incredible vocals are the stuff of legend. So it’s no surprise that her song in Disney’s hit Frozen is everything to a lot of people. Consequently, Idina performed it at Disney’s 60th anniversary special.
First of all, she sounds perfect. Due to her Broadway training and years of practice, not a note was out of place. Beaches is going to be killer if this is the quality of singing we can expect. Even Bette Midler showed her support on Twitter.
According to Idina, that is very high praise.
Finally, a whole new generation will get to experience the female friendships of the movie Beaches. In addition to showing female friendship of screen, the movie has one of the most tear-jerking endings of all time. As a result, you might want to invest in some tissues.
Beaches will debut on Lifetime on January 21st, welcoming the new year the right way. Because we all need a bit of a cry after 2016. So get ready for some catharsis and tears. Let the new full version of “Wind Beneath My Wings” envelope your heart.