"Sally's Song"
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Released September 30, 2008
Length 3:02
Producers Will Hunt
Label Walt Disney Records

"Sally's Song" is a song featured in the Tim Burton film The Nightmare Before Christmas. It is the fourteenth track off the movie's soundtrack, which was released in 1993.

Amy Lee covered the song as part of the collaboration CD Nightmare Revisited. She performed it live with Tim McCord on bass and producer Will Hunt on drums on October 13, 2008 on Jay Leno. It was the first time she used her harp on a song and live performance.

Lyrics[edit | edit source]

I sense there's something in the wind
That feels like tragedy's at hand
And though I'd like to stand by him
Can't shake this feeling that I have
The worst is just around the bend

And does he notice my feelings for him?
And will he see how much he means to me?
I think it's not to be

What will become of my dear friend?
Where will his actions lead us then?
Although I'd like to join the crowd
In their enthusiastic cloud
Try as I may, it doesn't last

And will we ever end up together?

And will we ever end up together?
No, I think not, it's never to become
For I am not the one

Credits[edit | edit source]

  • Amy Lee - vocals, piano, harp
  • Will Hunt - production, drums, programming
  • Chad Copelin - recording engineer, additional keyboards
  • Todd Cromwell - bass guitar
  • Shane Wilson - mixing engineer
  • Ted Jensen - mastering engineer
  • Danny Elfman - songwriting
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