The Carpenters were a very loved and well-known band made of two members – Karen and Richard Carpenter.
Their music is still loved nowadays, even if the band was most active between 1969 and 1983.
Their style was a soft musical one, considered pop – soft rock genre.
They were originally from America, born in Connecticut, and lived in California. Their story ended in 1983 when Karen died from heart failure.
Sing is a song written by Joe Raposo, released on 13th January 1973 as part of the album Now and Then.
It was performed by the Carpenters, reaching number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and many other charts.
It had a great success and it was sung in many languages – English, Spanish, and also in sign language.
The song had also a version sung by Barbra Streisand in 1972, that reached number 28th on Easy Listening and number 94 on Billboard Hot 100.
The song was also used in animated segments and sung by many well-known artists such as Gloria Estefan, Connan O’Brian, Nathan Lane, and many others.
The free Sing a Song piano sheet music is available on our website and you can try to play it at your own piano.
The Carpenters heard Sing a Song first time on a television show and they fell in love with it knowing that it would be successful, they used it as their debut single for the LP album named Now and Then.
Carpenters’ version reached number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and even number 1 on the Easy Listening.
Looking into the composition of the free Sing a Song piano sheets, we can see that the lead vocal was Karen, the backing vocals were by Richard as well as the keyboards. We can also identify bass, recorders, triangle, tambourine, and drums.