Maps free piano sheet music by Maroon 5
About the song
"Maps" is a track from the American pop rock band Maroon 5.
The song combines many musical like electronic rock, R&B and progressive house. It was written by the singer, Adam Levine and Ammar Malik, Noel Zancanella, Ryan Tedder and Benny Blanco. Malik and the latter are old collaborators of Levine, having worked with him on "Moves Like Jagger", "Payphone", while the other ones worked with him on "Lucky Strike" and "Love Somebody".
The up-tempo track is written in C Minor and the lyrics' main theme is the search for love.
"Maps" was produced by Benny Blanco, Noah Passovoy, Ryan Tedder and Noel Zancanella.
The single was released on June 16th, 2014 for digital download and also as a CD Single. It received positive reviews from the music critics who compared it with "Locked Out Of Heaven" from Bruno Mars, with Red Hot Chilli Peppers and songs like "Counting Stars" and "Love Runs Out" from One Republic.
By August 2014, "Maps" had sold one million copies and more than one million and a half at the end of 2014.
"Maps" was number in Canada, South Korea, Taiwan and also topped the US Adult Top 40. It reached two on the UK Singles Chart, as well as in Ukraine, Spain, Scotland and Bulgaria, number three on the US Adult Contemporary chart, number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100, number 13 on the US Dance/ Mix Show Airplay.
The song was number three in South Africa, number two in Croatia, number three on the Euro Digital Songs, in Lebanon, number 5 in Serbia and Finland, number six in Germany and Iceland, number 8 in Denmark, Israel and number ten in Czech Republic, 11 in Hungary and four in Italy.
The music video for "Maps" was directed by Peter Berg with whom Adam Levine previously collaborated on "One More Night". It was released on July 1st, 2014 on MTV and VH1 and on the singer's VEVO channel on July 2nd, the same year. The music video is based on the 2002 film "Irreversible", which is why the events are reversed. Levine portraits a hospital paramedic at the beginning of the video. It also features Matt Flynn, PJ Morton, Jesse Carmichael, Micky Madden and James Valentine.
The first time "Maps" was performed was at the Bowery Ballroom, in New York City, on July 20th, 2014. The also played it at The Today Show from June 25th, 2014, in order to promote the band's fifth studio album, named "V". Another live performance of the song was offered at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, from August 24th, the same year.
If you want to learn how to play "Maps" on the piano, just use the free piano sheet that we provide you below on our website. Enjoy and stay tuned for more!
|Producers:||Noah Passovoy, Benny Blanco, Noel Zancanella, Ryan Tedder|
|Released:||June 16, 2014|
|Writers:||Noel Zancanella, Ryan Tedder, Adam Levine, Ammar Malik, Benjamin Levin|
|Genres:||Electronic Rock, R&B, Progressive House|