Gonna fly now

The song "Gonna Fly Now" from Rocky was originally composed in the key of G major. It serves as the main theme music for the 1976 American sports drama film "Rocky." The song was performed by DeEtta Little and Nelson Pigford, accompanied by a full orchestra. The composition of the song is credited to Bill Conti, with lyrics by Carol Connors and Ayn Robbins. Interestingly, "Gonna Fly Now" reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1977 and went on to achieve great commercial success globally. The melody of the song is characterized by a stirring and uplifting arrangement, utilizing brass instruments and a distinctive trumpet solo that has become iconic in cinematic history.