"Love Me Harder" is a track from the American singer Ariana Grande and the Canadian artist The Weeknd.
The singer recorded it at Conway Recording Studios, from Los Angeles, California and also at the Studios At The Palms, both in 2014. The collaboration came as a result of the singers' common label, which was Republic Records.
They also released their debut albums in 2013, which led to the decision of their collaboration. The song was written by Max Martin, Ahmad Balshe, Savan Kotecha, Abel Tesfaye and Peter Svensson.
It was produced by Peter Carlsson, Ali Payami and Peter Svensson. They released it through Republic label, on September 30th, 2014. A mixture of synthpop and PBR&B, the track has a length of 3:56 minutes.
"Love Me Harder" was included on Ariana Grande's second studio album, "My Everything" as the third single to be released. The free Love Me Harder piano sheet music was published shortly after the song.
The duo first performed the song on September 27th, 2014, at the Saturday Night Live show. They also offered a live performance at the American Music Awards edition from November 23rd, 2014.
The music video for "Love Me Harder" was directed by the same person that directed her single "Bang Bang", Hannah Lux Davis. On October 18th, 2014 they released a lyric video for the song, on October 28th, 2014, they released the behind the scenes video and eventually, on November 3rd, 2014, the music video for "Love Me Harder" was released.
The single was very well received by the music critics, whom praised on her vocal performance and also on the sound.
"Love Me Harder" sold over half of million copies in the United States, receiving a gold certification, as well as in Sweden, Australia and Italy.
The single was number one on the US Rhythmic chart and also on US Dance/Mix Show Airplay. It reached number 7 on Billboard Hot 100 and number three on US Mainstream Top 40 chart.
The song also topped the charts in Israel and was included on numerous foreign markets, reaching top 10 in countries such as Canada, Australia, Lebanon, Netherlands and others. The free Love Me Harder piano sheets are awesome as well. So grab them below and let us know what you thinnk of them.