True Colors
Cyndi Lauper
Lauper Cyndi 1986 True Colors 45

But I see your true colors
Shining through
I see your true colors
And that's why I love you

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1986 for two weeks
  • peaked at No. 12 on the UK Singles chart in 1986
  • the second of two No. 1 singles on the Hot 100 that Lauper achieved in her career
  • used as the theme song for the 1988 Olympic Games, the 2003 Rugby World Cup and for Kodak cameras and film
  • from the album True Colors (1986)
  • written by Tom Kelly, Billy Steinberg
  • the only original song on the True Colors album that Lauper did not participate in the songwriting
  • produced by Cyndi Lauper, Lennie Petze
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