Willie Nelson, age 87, is an American musician and actor.
He was born in April 1933 in Texas and he got worldwide famous with the success of his album named Shotgun Willie in 1973.
Willie Nelson is one of the main figures in the country and outlaw country music.
The artist wrote his first song at the age of seven and the first time he joined a band he was ten years old.
His first movie appearance was in 1979 in the movie named The Electric Horseman.
You Were Always on My Mind is a ballad song, originally written by Wayne Carson, Johnny Christopher, and Mark James. T
The song was first released in October 1931 and its most notable versions are Brenda’s Lee, Elvis’s Presley, John’s Wesley Ryles, and Willie’s Nelson, a version that also won a Grammy Award in 1979.
The free You Were Always on My Mind piano sheet music was originally written in the key of B-flat major.
Every artist recorded in his own way, for example, Brenda Lee recorded it in C major and Willie Nelson in E-flat major but played it in the concerts in the key of D minor.
Willie’s Nelson version was released in 1982 as part of his album named Always on My Mind.
The song went straight to number one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles for more than two weeks. It was a total success and everybody loved it.
The single was certified platinum by the RIAA on October 7, 1991, and it won three prizes at the 25th Grammy Awards in 1983.
Because of its success, the free You Were Always on My Mind piano sheets were been used a lot in media, movies, and commercials for important brands such as Burberry, for example.
The song was used in the video game Dance Dance Revolution X and X2.
We all know that You Were Always on My Mind is a classic song, an evergreen hit that will always remain on our minds.