Just The Two Of Us is today’s song, which we are presenting due to Bill Withers and Grover Washington Jr.
Bill Withers was an American artist, acting as a singer and songwriter between 1967 and 1985, singing soul, R&B, smooth soul, and funk.
He is known for his singles like Use Me, Lean on Me, Lovely Day, and Just the Two of Us.
Grover Washington JR. was an American jazz-funk and soul-jazz saxophonist.
He is considered one of the founders of the smooth jazz genre.
The free Just the Two of Us piano sheet music was co-written by Withers together with William Salter and Ralph MacDonald.
The song was recorded by Grover Washington Jr. and Withers, and it was released in February 1981 as part of the album named Winelight.
Just the Two of Us belongs to the R&B and smooth jazz music genres and was released through Elektra Records, having a length of 7:23 minutes in the album version.
Looking into the composition of the free Just the Two of Us piano sheets, we can see that in the introduction, a Fender Rhodes electric piano can be heard, performed by Richard Tee.
The song was composed in the key of F minor, with a tempo of 96 beats per minute.
Because of its success, the song has been covered by many famous artists over time.
Among the most famous versions, there are the ones by Toshinobu Kubota in 1991, Bill Cosby’s, Will Smith’s in 1997, Eminem’s, and Johnny Mathis who covered the song for the movie A Night to Remember in 2008.
There is also a music video made for Just the Two of Us, by Toshi Kubota and Caron Wheeler in 1996.
The video features a night party in Kubota’s apartment.