Michael Bolotin, better known as Michael Bolton, is an American singer-songwriter who contributed to the song, "Go the Distance", in the 1997Disney animated film, Hercules. He also sung it at the 1998 Academy Awards. He also played himself in Ted Brooks' crazy dream in Disney's 2002 comedy film, Snow Dogs. Some of his songs were heard playing in the movie since it was mentioned that Ted Brooks always liked him and his songs. In 1991, Bolton was the production designer of Disney's White Fang and Treasure Buddies in 2012.