"Wind Beneath My Wings" was performed by Bette Midler for the soundtrack of the film Beaches and became a U.S. number-one single. It was named Record of the Year and Song of the Year at the Grammy Awards of 1990. The song became a worldwide hit, No. 5 in UK, No. 4 in New Zealand and No. 1 in Australia. Midler performed the song following the annual in memoriam montage at the 86th Academy Awards in 2014. .