“Amazed” is a song recorded by the American country band Lonestar. It was released in March 1999 as the second single from their third studio album, “Lonely Grill.” Written by Marv Green, Aimee Mayo, and Chris Lindsey, the song quickly became one of Lonestar’s signature hits and remains one of their most popular and successful songs to date.
“Amazed” is a power ballad that explores the theme of overwhelming love and the sense of awe and wonder it brings. The lyrics express deep emotions and the feeling of being captivated by someone’s love and presence. The song resonated with audiences across various genres, reaching beyond country music fans and gaining significant mainstream popularity.
Upon its release, “Amazed” achieved remarkable success on the music charts. It topped the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart and crossed over to the Billboard Hot 100, where it peaked at number one. This achievement marked Lonestar’s first and only song to reach the top of the Hot 100 chart. “Amazed” also performed well internationally, reaching high chart positions in Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom.
The song’s success propelled Lonestar to new heights of fame, and it became a staple of their live performances. The heartfelt vocals and the heartfelt lyrics resonated with listeners, and “Amazed” became a popular choice for weddings and romantic occasions. It has since been covered by various artists across different genres, further solidifying its status as a beloved and enduring love song.
“Amazed” earned several accolades and awards, including the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Single of the Year and Song of the Year in 2000. It also received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.
Over the years, “Amazed” has remained a fan favorite and a defining song for Lonestar. Its enduring popularity has solidified its status as a timeless classic and one of the most successful country songs of all time.