Brave free piano sheet music by Sara Bareilles
About the song
"Brave" is the name of a song by pop female singer and songwriter Sara Bareilles.
It was released as a single on her studio album number four, entitled "The Blessed Unrest". It was recorded in 2011 and released by the label Epic Records on the 23rd of April, 2013. "Brave" was co-written by the singer alongside Jack Antonoff. It was produced by Mark Endert, who made it especially towards the radio category.
The song "Brave" was received well by the music critics.
Sara was thought to be of a similar style with the likes of Fiona Apple or Florence Welch. Even the song "Roar" by Katty Perry was thought to be an inspiration for "Brave". This single reached top 40 in the United States, reaching as high as position 23. In Australia, it even made it to the third place. In New Zealand it reached the fourth position, while in South Korea only 26.
In Canada it stopped at rank 58, while in Japan it barely got to 88.
"Brave" was covered in the show "Glee" by Naya Rivera and Lea Michele.
This performance was released as part of episode 97, on the 25th of February, 2014. Also, it was used in advertisements for the mobile phone Nokia Lumia.
A music video was created for "Brave", with director Rashida Jones. The video presents Sara singing and also footage of people dancing in malls, libraries, gyms or even bus stops. The song was performed live on "The Today Show" or even the show "The Voice". At the 56th edition of the Grammy Awards, "Brave" by Sara Bareilles was nominated for Best Pop Solo Performance.
On the fifth of May, 2013, the song started off on the Billboard Hot 100 charts at the position 61.
On the Hot Digital Songs, it reached rank 20. In February 2014, "Brave" reached its highest place of rank 23 on the Billboard Hot 100. In November 2013, it already sold over 1 million copies. In April 2014, it passed 2 million.
In the United Kingdom, the song was not so successful, managing to chart only at 48 on the UK Singles charts. On the 2013 year-end charts, "Brave" was placed at position 96 on the Billboard Hot 100, 22nd on the US Adult Contemporary and eighth on the Adult Pop Songs.
At the end of 2014, it was occupying position 34 on the Australian charts, 30 in New Zealand and 74 on the Billboard Hot 100.
It got certified double Platinum in Australia and Platinum in New Zealand and United States.
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|Writers:||Bareilles, Jack Antonoff|
|Released:||April 23, 2013|
|Album:||The Blessed Unrest|