Shallow by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper was a UK number 1 hit on Thursday, November 1, 2018 spending 2 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. It was released through Interscope Records on September 27, 2018 as the lead single from the soundtrack to the 2018 musical romantic drama film, A Star Is Born. The song is heard three times throughout the film, most prominently during a sequence when Cooper's character Jackson Maine invites Gaga's character Ally to perform it onstage with him. The scene was filmed in front of a live audience at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles. "Shallow" is a pivotal moment in A Star Is Born, since it speaks about Ally and Jackson's conversations. Gaga wrote it from Ally's point of view with the self-aware lyrics asking each other if they are content being who they are. "Shallow" received universal acclaim from music critics, who commended Gaga's vocals, the dramatic nature of the composition and the songwriting. Commercially, the song topped the charts in more than twenty countries and reached the top ten elsewhere. It received numerous accolades, including the Academy Award for Best Original Song, the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, the BAFTA Award for Best Film Music and the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Song. It garnered four Grammy Award nominations, including Record of the Year and Song of the Year while winning for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Best Song Written for Visual Media.

Shallow FAQs

Who sang Shallow?

Shallow was performed by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

What year did Shallow get to the UK number 1 spot?

Shallow first became a UK number 1 on Thursday, November 1, 2018

How long was Shallow at number 1 in the UK?

Shallow spent 2 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.