Mariah Carey’s “Hero” is one of Mariah’s most beloved songs. Mariah made the song in 1993 for the soundtrack of the film ‘Hero’, which was also titled after Mariah’s song. Mariah won a Grammy Award for this song in 1994, when it beat out her other notable ballad at that time, “Without You”, Mariah’s “Hero” went on to be a #1 song and was Mariah Carey’s 12th #1 single. Mariah wrote this song about her close friend who had passed away, Mariah’s best friend at the time, Karen Demby. Mariah never revealed Karen’s last name to anyone but Mariah and other close friends and family, Mariah wrote ‘Hero’ to be a song about the spirit of love, because Mariah felt that her friend Karen gave Mariah’s life a new meaning. It was easy for Mariah to write the lyrics about how she felt for her departed friend.
George Gershwin – I Got Plenty O Nuttin Piano Sheet Music George Gershwin’s “I Got Plenty o’ Nuttin’” was featured in Porgy and Bess, a George and Ira Gershwin musical which debuted on Broadway in 1935. The song is sung by the protagonist of George and Ira Gershwin’s opera, Porgy. The song is significant because