Automatically playing similar songs. She’s vulnerable and he gives her his support. Requested tracks are not available in your region. It’s what gives this song its power and forward thrust, sustaining interest and keeping things moving. 2020-10-14T22:43:45Z Comment by polemir. Once again, this song demonstrates strong craftsmanship even as it expresses the singer’s personal feelings and moves listeners emotionally. “All Of Me,” recorded by John Legend, is a hugely popular piano/vocal love ballad that has been embraced by listeners around the globe. (That’s billion with a “b.”) Proof that, even in this era of giant Dance/Pop extravaganzas, a simple song with an honest, emotionally moving lyric can hold its own. ELIMINATE PAUSES TO INCREASE MOMENTUM: Right away, the verse melody has plenty of forward thrust. Are you sure you want to continue? Pay special attention to the way the verse melody eliminates pauses and where the phrases start. Gaana offers you free, unlimited access to over 30 million Hindi Songs, Bollywood Music, English MP3 songs, Regional Music & Mirchi Play. Tobias Gad. Enjoy the letter notes below :) A B B B B - B B G G Just before the strong, positive statements in the chorus, we learn that these two people are well matched.”You’re crazy and I’m out of my mind.” They’re equals in this relationship. © Gamma Gaana Ltd. 2020, All Rights Reserved, {"source":4,"source_id":"7261","object_type":4,"id":"7261","title":"John Legend","status":0}, {"source":4,"source_id":"7858","object_type":4,"id":"7858","title":"Jennifer Nettles","status":0}, {"source":4,"source_id":"114955","object_type":4,"id":"114955","title":"Hunter Hayes","status":0}. The opening line states the heart of the song: All of me loves all of you. This song is sung by John Legend. Stream All Of Me by johnlegend from desktop or your mobile device. Legend had a co-writer on this song, the hit producer/songwriter Toby Gad, who may have helped open up the lyric to a wider audience. The song has a big vocal range so you may need to talk/sing part of it. Find out more at All Of Me is a stunningly beautiful Piano ballad by the master of contemporary pop songwriting John Legend. Get Notified about the latest hits and trends, so that you are always on top of the latest in music when it comes to your friends. This is a little unusual. Making the song speak to a mainstream audience – millions of listeners who are complete strangers – is the challenge songwriters face. Tobias Gad. Vocal pauses were kept to a minimum in the pre-chorus and chorus. Our All Of Me sheet music is arranged for Piano, Vocal and Guitar. There’s only a one-beat pause in the transition from the pre-chorus to the chorus. John Legend’s “All of Me,” “Royals” by Lorde, and “Someone Like You” by Adele all went to No. The lines that follow support and define the opening line: Love your curves and all your edgesAll your perfect imperfections. She’s unpredictable, she keeps him off balance and, in a fresh twist, he finds that he likes it. It gives listeners a chance to linger on the central emotion of the song and really take it in. Use a pattern of long and short phrases. Certainly this song reminds me of Adele’s huge hit “Someone Like You” but that song may have been influenced by John Legend’s own Neo-Soul hit of a decade ago: “Ordinary People.” And, let’s face it, everyone here is paying their respects to Lionel Richie. 300,000+ songs via the world's largest in-app store, superior practice tools, easy PDF import and more. “Cards on the table / We’re both showing our hearts.” Everything is out in the open now. 1 and stayed there for a substantial length of time. PRE-CHORUS: The pre-chorus begins “My head’s under water.” The lyric sets up the positive emotion of the chorus by letting us know the singer feels he might be in over his head but “breathing fine.”. Or, rewrite a song of your own. Listeners just don’t feel them anymore. This is an easy tutorial for beginners. In many ways, the song could apply to any listener in a love relationship. Composers: John Stephens. Identify the verse, chorus, pre-chorus, and bridge sections. Product Type: Musicnotes. Say something interesting about them in the first couple lines. The emotions throughout the song feel authentic. Make it something you want listeners to take away with them. The singer just has time to catch a breath after “your smart mouth” before the next line kicks in: “Drawing me in and you kicking me out.” The same thing happens again; there’s no pause before “You got my head spinning.”. Legend wrote it along with Toby Gad. Everything is in two’s here. Clean up the melody patterns so they’re easy to hear, and eliminate pauses by extending lines. All Of Me is a stunningly beautiful Piano ballad by the master of contemporary pop songwriting John Legend. “All of Me” has a subtle choir pad that sneaks in on the second chorus and sticks around. This is a wonderful example of a personal song with universal appeal. 2014-05-31T06:27:57Z Comment by martinatorius. Be sure to give them something entertaining and worth listening to. Co-writers can let you know when you’re getting too involved in telling your own specific story. Awesome. Please download one of our supported browsers. Verse 2 begins with “How many times do I have to tell you, even when you’re crying you’re beautiful, too.” Another unusual statement that makes us curious to hear more. This is a great reason to collaborate. The chorus, too, has a clear pattern. If you find yourself using familiar phrases and clichés in your lyric, imagine yourself inside the situation, observe your feelings, what’s happening, and who is there. This one starts off determined to hold onto the listener’s attention and continues to do so through the pre-chorus and into the chorus. That’s a challenge for any song, but especially a ballad. RHYMES: There are a lot of near rhymes in this lyric that are surprising and fun: spinning/kidding, edges/imperfections. Check your chorus lyric to see if the listener needs any additional information or a little emotional push before you deliver that big first line. BRIDGE: “Cards on the table” is the line that launches the bridge. 2020-10-15T02:12:48Z Comment by Iñaqui De la torre. In verse 2 (“How many times do I have to tell you…”) we continue to find out about these two people and things get a little more serious. Our All Of Me sheet music is arranged for Piano, Vocal and Guitar. song like this makes me wanna fly a plane in to your building, dj mag.