Music Is the Key

"Music Is the Key" is a song by German recording artist Sarah Connor and all-male American a cappella group Naturally 7. It was written and produced by longtime collaborators Rob Tyger and Kay Denar and recorded for Connor's third studio album, Key to My Soul (2003). A pop ballad with heavy elements of soul, the song talks about the power of music, and eventually finding your own melody through listening.

"Music Is the Key"
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Single by Sarah Connor feat. Naturally 7
from the album Key to My Soul
Released3 November 2003 (2003-11-03)
FormatCD single, maxi single
GenreSoul, pop
Length4:37
LabelX-Cell, Epic
Songwriter(s)Rob Tyger, Kay Denar
Producer(s)Kay D., Rob Tyger
Sarah Connor singles chronology
"Bounce"
(2003)
"Music Is the Key"
(2003)
"Just One Last Dance"
(2004)
Naturally 7 singles chronology
"Music Is the Key"
(2004)
"Feel It (In the Air Tonight)"
(2007)

"Music Is the Key" was positively reviewed by music critics, many of whom complimented its lyrical content and vocals. Selected as the lead single from Key to My Soul, it became an instant success, reaching number-one on the German Singles Chart and peaking within the top five in Belgium and Switzerland.

Track listingsEdit

European CD single
  1. "Music Is the Key" (Video Version) – 4:04
  2. "Music Is the Key" (Album Version) – 4:37
European CD maxi single
  1. "Music Is the Key" (Video Version) – 4:04
  2. "Music Is the Key" (Album Version) – 4:37
  3. "Music Is the Key" (A Cappella Version) – 4:04
  4. "Music Is the Key" (Video - Director's Cut) – 4:37

ChartsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  8. ^ "Top 100 Singles-Jahrescharts (2003)". Offiziellecharts.de. Retrieved 2015-11-22.
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  12. ^ "Schweizer Jahreshitparade 2004 – hitparade.ch". Hung Medien. Retrieved 2020-02-11.
  13. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank ('Music+Is+The+Key')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 2009-10-29.