1988 Glenn Medeiros – Long And Lasting Love (Once In A Lifetime) (US:#68)
“A Long and Lasting Love“ is a song written by Gerry Goffin and Michael Masser, and recorded by American country music artist Crystal Gayle. It was released in August 1985 as the second single from the album Nobody Wants to Be Alone. The song reached number 5 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.
Glenn Medeiros covered this song with some changes in lyrics and entitled Long and Lasting Love. Billy Preston and Syreeta also covered this song with the different chorus. Jane Olivor had introduced it in her 1980 album, “The Best Side of Goodbye.” Cantopop artist Vivian Chow also covered this song in her native Cantonese, retaining the “A Long and Lasting Love” line in English.