Again free piano sheet music by Janet Jackson
About the song
"Again" is a track from the American singer Janet Jackson.
The song was featured on her debut movie, "Poetic Justice".
Initially an experimental sound made by the artist with Terry Lewis and Jimmy Jam, it was decided it would be used in the film by the film producers who needed a ballad.
Later on, the lyrics were composed by Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis and James Harris III.
The production was assured by the latter along Jimmy Jam and Janet Jackson. According to the singer's statement, this was an inspiration for her to make a change in her musical approach. It's the closing song for the movie but it did nor appear on the album soundtrack. However, the singer released it as part of the "Janet." album. It is also part of the "Virgin" label.
She recorded it at the Flyte Tyme Studios, in Edina, Minnesota and released it on October 12th, 1993.
It was released as a CD single, cassette single, 7" and 12". The pop song was composed in C Major and the singer's vocals can go up to G3. It runs 64 beats per minute.
"Again" was very well received by the music critics. It was ranked four on the list of "Greatest Break Up Songs Of All Time", by Essence Magazine.
Janet Jackson's husband, Rene Elizondo, Jr, was the director of the music video for "Again". It features the actor, Gary Dourdan. It can be found on "Janet." album and also on the DVD "From Janet. To Damita Jo: The Videos". Another version of the music video features scenes from the movie "Poetic Justice". This version can be found on the DVD "All For You".
Janet Jackson sang "Again" live on the "janet. Tour", "Rock Witchu Tour", "The Velvet Rope Tour", "All For You Tour", and "Number Ones: Up Close And Personal Tour".
The single reached number two on the US Billboard Top 40 Mainstream, number one on the Billboard Hot 100, number four on the US Billboard Adult Contemporary and number six on the UK Singles Chart. It was also present in the charts worldwide, including Australia, Italy, France, Switzerland, Germany and much many others.
It sold over one million copies in the United States and it was certified platinum by the RIAA.
"Again" is a soft ballad from the renowned singer Janet Jackson. It’s a reminder of her brightest professional days and a beautiful song.
|Writers:||Janet Jackson, James Harris III, Terry Lewis|
|Producers:||Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis|
|Released:||October 12, 1993|