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The song was first introduced as an instrumental theme in the film The Godfather that was simply known as "Love Theme from The Godfather ". The highest-charting rendition of either version was by vocalist Andy Williamswho took "Speak Softly Love" to number 34 on Billboard magazine's Back In 1933 - Visa - Back In 1933  and number seven on its Easy Listening chart.
Larry Kusik wrote the original, English lyrics, and Nino Rota wrote the music. However, it was disqualified from consideration when the Academy learned Rota had used a more comedic version of the song for the film Fortunella The first version of the song to reach any of the charts in Billboard magazine was "Love Theme from The Godfather " by pianist Roger Williams. His instrumental recording debuted in the issue dated April 1,and " bubbled under " the Hot for five weeks, peaking at number and another piano rendition by Ferrante and Teicher got as high as number 28 Easy Listening during its four-week chart run that began in the April 8 issue.
The Andy Williams version of "Speak Softly Love" also made its first appearance in the April 8 issue and reached number 34 on the Hot during its 11 weeks there  and number seven Easy Listening over the course of 12 weeks. In the UK Williams began a run of nine weeks on August 5 of that year that led to a number 42 showing.
From Wikipedia, Theme From The Godfather II - Various - Reflections (Great Instrumentals For Today) free encyclopedia. The famous theme, composed by Nino Rota. Billboard Hot  66 U. Billboard Hot  34 U.
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