Let’s start our weekend together, being together in front of the piano and opening our hearts for a wonderful song - One of Us, by Joan Osborne.
Joan Osborne is an American artist, acting as a singer and songwriter.
She sings mainly pop, but she is very talented at the soul, blues, country, and R&B music genres also.
She has been acting in the music world since 1989 and she is famous for her recording of the Eric Bazilian-penned song – One of Us, from her debut album, bringing her seven Grammy Award nominations.
Joan Osborne presents us today the song that got her famous as we mentioned - One of Us.
The free One of Us piano sheet music was released as part of her album named Relish, which is also her debut album from 1995.
The song is recorded by Joan Osborne, written by Eric Bazilian, with the wonderful production of Rick Chertoff, and it was released in November 1995, through Blue Gorilla and Mercury labels.
Once released, the free One of Us piano sheets received incredible appreciation, became a hit around the world, topping the charts in many countries, such as Australia, Canada, the UK, Belgium, and earned three Grammy nominations.
One of Us has a length of 5:21 minutes in its original version and 4:15 minutes in the edited one.
Through its composition, One of Us enchants us with the presence of a wonderful guitar, electric piano, bass, drums, leading and backing vocals, and Mellotron.
The story of the song brings in front of us various aspects of belief in God by asking questions through which someone can relate to God.
The music video made for One of Us was directed by Mark Seliger and Fred Woodward and was filmed on Coney Island.
The video features so many attractions like the New York Aquarium, roller coasters, Ferris wheels, and some vintage shots in sepia with Joan Osborne singing the song.