When You Wish Upon A Star

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Information About When You Wish Upon A Star

This popular English song was written by Leigh Harline and Ned Washington to be used by Walt Disney in their movie Pinocchio released in 1940. In the movie the song is sung by Jiminy Cricket.

When You Wish Upon A Star won the Academy Award for Best Original Song that year. The song is ranked 7th in the list of 100 Greatest Songs in Film History by the American Film Institute.

In Scandinavia this song is treated as a Christmas song and with the star representing the Star of Bethlehem.

For any further information about the song "When You Wish Upon A Star" you may find Wikipedia helpful.

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Microsoft Sam, United States

13 January 2013 at 3:54am

I only like the original 1940 recording. It always makes me sleepy.

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Michelle, Huntington Beach, Usa

20 September 2009 at 8:26pm

i like the video

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Cookie, Gananaque Canada

15 February 2009 at 4:49am

where is the sheet music i want to play it on the piano also what are the little letters that represent what piano kea's to press please post my question with an answere:)

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