4 pages | PDF | 996.0 KB"You've Got a Friend" from James Taylor is an uplifting and heartfelt song composed by Carole King. The song is written in the key of C major and A minor, with 57 measures. It speaks to the power of friendship and reminds listeners that they can always find refuge in the arms of a friend. The melody contains a groove that is easy to listen to, while the lyrics are honest and relatable. Its simple yet meaningful composition epitomizes the spirit of friendship, making it a timeless classic.