"Holding Out for a Hero" is a song that was originally performed by Bonnie Tyler for the to the 1984 musical film Footloose. While the original song was not villainous, it was later featured in Dreamworks' 2004 animated film Shrek 2. It features the Fairy Godmother performing the song at the royal ball during her plan to get Princess Fiona fall in love with Prince Charming.
The Shrek 2 version was performed by Fairy Godmother's voice actress Jennifer Saunders accompanied by a chorus.
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The Villain Song Wiki is a database cataloguing all of the songs by villains, about villains or with villains. It also includes themes and instrumental works that are written for these evil characters or embody their villainous ways.
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