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In fact, the vocals you hear on the actual track are actually from the original demo. A nation built with love by you and me - a land to treasure right down to the core - It all started with a dream, Home-grown singer Charlie Lim rewrote the verses of the NDP favourite, We are Singapore, to include lyrics … "Inspired by the everyday lives of Singaporeans living together in harmony, Local musician Jay Lim wrote the lyrics and lent his voice to the first public performance of the song on Wednesday (May 17).One line in the song that touches him the most is the chorus that goes "Nothing in this world compares to our Singaporean Life", said Lim at a media conference to release the song.Both of them worked to make the song profoundly emotional, yet easily sung.Some commenters have criticised the song for not being exuberant enough and derivative of earlier songs.The upbeat pop anthem aimed to rally Singaporeans to ponder about the country's future, in tune with that year's futuristic theme of Building Our Singapore of Tomorrow.It was written by composer Don Richmond, 39, and performed by local band 53A.It appears to have hit the right note with those who responded to a Straits Times online poll. Lyrics for Our Singapore by Dick Lee. 2018's NDP theme song is a modern take on a 1987 classic. No. It isn't easy building something Out of nothing Especially when the road ahead's a. Usually it's the more established artists," she said.But the lyrics of the song spoke volumes to her as, when she was chosen, she had just returned from Taiwan and had been homesick for Singapore.The catchy song was performed by Taufik Batisah, winner of the first season of Singapore Idol, and actress Rui En.

Still, it has won the hearts of many. Netizens slammed it for sounding like a children's song or a nursery rhyme; others questioned the need to have a new song every year.Written by Paul Tan and composed by the late Iskandar Ismail, the song was performed by Singaporean artiste Olivia Ong and child actress, Natanya Tan. The theme song was composed and sung by US-based Singaporean singer Corrinne May. Singer JJ Lin performed this version of the 1999 hit at the parade that year.Before that, however, he visited his alma mater, St Andrew's Junior College, and gave an impromptu rendition of the song there to an adoring crowd.The music video for 2003's song, sung by Stefanie Sun, featured performers breakdancing in cowboy outfits.We Will Get There was composed by Dick Lee and performed by Stefanie Sun, who would go on to sing the following year's song as well.The rocky tune and smooth melody was released as an EP in 2001 by Singaporean singer and songwriter, Tanya Chua.Local singer Mavis Hee performed this song together with Jai Wahab.Hee had performed on National Day three years prior, albeit in a smaller role - she sang her original composition, Colours, at the post-parade party.Artists Dreamz FM and Evelyn Tan sang this song, which was composed by Ken Lim.The ballad, sung by Kit Chan, was not written as a National Day theme song.

Get unlimited access at $0.99/month* Out of nothing In fact, the vocals you hear on the actual track are actually from the original demo. Our Home, Our Heart, Our Singapore Our Pledge. "It was kind of scary to take on something that everyone knows and sings," he said. We actually tried recording it in the studio, but decided that it had a better performance and came from a more heartfelt place. "I recorded a demo in my bedroom and we actually used that.

2018's NDP theme song is a modern take on a 1987 classic. Our SingaporeYou will get 3 free months if you haven't already used an Apple Music free trial Made with love & passion in Italy.