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The Story Behind the Amazing Grace Song

Download John Newton Amazing Grace sheet music - The Story Behind the Amazing Grace Song
"Amazing Grace" is a popular Christian hymn that has been around for centuries. The lyrics to the song were written by John Newton, a former slave trader who had a dramatic conversion to Christianity. Newton was born in 1725 in Gloucestershire, England. When he was a boy, his mother died and his father abandoned the [...]

How to Play Someone You Loved Sheet Music by Lewis Capaldi

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Content What is "Someone You Loved" about? Why was it difficult for Lewis Capaldi to write the song? How long did it take Lewis Capaldi to write the song? What are the chords in the song? What is the key of the song? What is the riff used in the intro? What chords are used [...]

The Story Behind Sinach’s Song, Way Maker

The song Way Maker was undoubtedly the biggest hit in the Christian music world in 2020, and the singer and songwriter of the song, a Nigerian artist that goes by the name Sinach, has garnered numerous music awards because of this song. Sinach recorded her first album in 2008, so she is fairly new to [...]

Six Top-Selling Digital Songs in the United States in 2020

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It’s been a strange year, to say the least, but one source of normalcy has been the continued obsession over who tops the charts in the eternal measure of pop culture and public consciousness that is the Billboard 100. Part of the fun of Billboard and digital music sales retrospectives is the eclectic self-portrait of [...]

The Beginner’s Guide to Understanding the Symbols on Sheet Music

Sheet music is a form of musical notation that allows a conductor or composer to write down a composition in the form of instructions for playing. The symbols on sheet music are not standardized, and there is not one definitive way to understand them. What are the symbols on sheet music? Sheet music consists of [...]