Everybody hurts free piano sheet music by REM
About the song
"Everybody hurts" is a popular song of the band R.E.M.
"Everybody hurts" by R.E.M. is a great song which was released on the album "Automatic for the People" from 1992. It was the eight studio album of the band.
The album version of the song has a length of 5 minute and 20 seconds.
Most of the song was written by Bill Berry, the drummer of the band. The song has a hard mission: to encourage people who are in suffering or depression and to help them flip away all the negatives thoughts.
"Everybody hurts" is a very expressive song in which anyone can feel the kindness and it also tries to give some hope to everyone who is facing tough times, as can be seen in the following lyrics:
When your day is night alone (hold on, hold on)
If you feel like letting go (hold on)
When you think you've had too much of this life, well hang on
At the end of the song, it is said that "Everybody hurts", a fact that everyone should understand, that we are not the only ones ("You are not alone"), and we can get over that, by holding on.
The music video was directed by Jack Scott, in which the band’s members are caught in a traffic jam on a bridge on the Interstate 10 highway in San Antonio, Texas.
In the video, people are shown in other cars and their thoughts appear on screen subtitled.
"Everybody hurts" is scored for piano, vocal and guitar. "Everybody Hurts" free piano sheet is ranged for D4-A5.
The song has reached really high popularity. It has been chose No. 29 in U.S. Billboard Hot 100, No. 8 in Canadian Singles Charts, No. 7 in U.K Singles Chart, No. 6 in Irish and Australian Singles Charts, No. 3 in French Singles Charts, all in 1993.
Free piano sheet music for "Everybody Hurts" is composed in the key of D. "Everybody Hurts" tabs are available online, so anyone can play.
In 2010, after the Haiti earthquake, "Everybody hurts" has been chose as a charity single, which is performed by many artists like Leona Lewis, Rod Steward, Mariah Carey, Mika, Michael Bublé, Joe McElderry, Miley Cyrus, James Blunt and others.
|Producers:||Scott Litt, R.E.M.|
|Released:||15 April 1993|
|Album:||Automatic for the People|
|Writers:||Mike Mills, Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Michael Stipe|
|Genres:||Soft Rock, Alternative Rock, Gospel|