This fantastic songbook contains all 40 great hit songs from the album Beautiful arranged for Piano, Voice and Guitar.
Ideal for romantics of any age, all of these beautiful songs are absolutely timeless and encapsulate loves many moods and sensations.
There really is something for everyone, with amazing ballads by Elvis Presley, Will Young, Paul Weller, Katie Melua, Alicia Keys and Delta Goodrem, among a whole host of other great artists.
Alicia Keys - Fallin
The beautiful gospel-influenced Piano ballad Fallin is considered Alicias signature song: winning her a Grammy Award in 2002, for Song of the Year.
Keys described the song as about the "ins and outs" of being in a relationship. "Sometimes, youre completely head-over-heels in love with someone, and sometimes you cant stand that person. You fall in and out, sometimes it goes back and forth, and thats just what relationships are about."
Christina Aguilera - Beautiful
Beautiful is a gentle ballad composed in the key of E major. It moves at a slow 78 beats per minute. Aguileras vocal range spans over two octaves from E3 to G5. She uses several melismas in the song, fitting as many as seven notes in one syllable.
Linda Perry (4 Non Blondes), who wrote the song, once said in an interview "Im truly proud of that song. To me it almost sounds like a Beatles song. I was trying to write a song that affected everybody - this almost desperate cry that I am beautiful, no matter what you say ".