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Josh Groban

You Raise Me Up

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“You Raise Me Up” is a popular song in the inspirational mold. The music was written by Secret Garden’s Rolf Løvland and the lyrics by Brendan Graham, a veteran songwriter from Ireland. The song has now been covered more than 125 times. The song was originally written as an instrumental piece and titled “Silent Story.“ The melody is based on a traditional Irish tune, especially the opening phrase of its chorus. Løvland approached Irish novelist and songwriter Brendan Graham to write the lyrics to his melody after reading Graham’s novels. It was originally released on the 2002 Secret Garden album “Once in a Red Moon,“ with the vocals sung by Irish singer Brian Kennedy, and sold well in both Ireland and Norway. Originally, Brian Kennedy was supposed to follow Secret... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ You raise me up... To more than I can be ... You raise me up, to walk on stormy seas ... You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains

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More songs by Josh Groban (See Charts): You're Still You, and Per Te.

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