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The song “Love Me Like You Do” performed by Ellie Goulding, was written for the movie Fifty Shades of Grey. Various scenes from the movie mixed with shots of Goulding ballroom dancing are shown in the music video for the song. Goulding’s dance in the video is a reference to and recreation of Anastasia Steele’s first dance with Christian Grey in both the book and the movie.
The song became hugely popular on the charts, debuting at Number 1 on the UK singles chart. In its first week it sold 172,000 copies, making it the fastest selling single by a female artist in the UK since the reigning champ which was Cheryl Cole’s song “Fight For This Love” which sold 293,000 copies during its first week in October of 2009.