Come join me to listen to the song “You Raise Me Up” by Josh Groban and see how powerful our God is. Have you ever been in a situation wherein you can’t find any solution to your problem? Sometimes, crying seems like the only solution to make us feel better. But what if God only wants us to be stronger so he allows that to happen?
Josh Groban’s Life
Joshua Winslow Groban also called as Josh Urban is a well known American singer-songwriter. It was February 27, 1981, when our talented man was born. He grew up in Los Angeles, California. Her parents are Jack Urban and Lindy Groban. His parents have different professions. Jack is a businessman while Lindy is a teacher.
At an early age, he showcased his talent in singing at their school. His teacher heard his voice and appointed him to sing on stage for the first time.
He also focused on acting by becoming a part of a musical theater. However, he has been offered a recording contract so he decided to end his school and continue entering into the world of music.
In 2004, he covered the song “You Raise Me Up.” His own version won the most popular song on the adult contemporary charts.
Groban’s single “You Raise Me Up” was nominated on a Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance category in the year 2005.
“You Raise Me Up”
“You Raise Me Up” is a song written by Secret Garden’s Rolf Loveland and the lyrics were made Brendan Graham. It was released March 26, 2006. The song was first recorded by Secret Garden with their lead singer. The song became hit in New York.
Josh Groban’s version became known in the US.
You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains
You raise me up to walk on stormy seas
I am strong when I am on your shoulders
You raise me up to more than I can be
The lyrics show how God lifts up our lives when we feel down. God doesn’t want us to be sad for we are his children. He will do everything just to protect us. In a situation when you’re clueless with what you’re facing, always remember that God is with you. Keep praying and give yourself to God.