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A Thousand Years by Christina Perri - (v1)

 
 
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"A Thousand Years" is a song by American singer-songwriter Christina Perri. It is taken from the album The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 soundtrack. The song serves as the second single from the album. The song was released as a digital download on October 18, 2011, worldwide. The lyrics of the song includes Perri singing, "Heart beats fast/Colors and promises/How to be brave/How can I love when I'm afraid to fall/Watching you stand alone/All of my doubt/Suddenly goes away somehow/One step closer." It is followed by chorus, "I have died every day waiting for you/Darling don't be afraid/I have loved you for a thousand years," Christina sings as the music soars. "I'll love you for a thousand more." A official lyric video of the song was premiered on October 17, 2011 via Perri's official Facebook and Twitter pages as well as her official website. Christina Perri is an American singer and. Show piano letters!
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Christina Perri is an American singer and songwriter from Philadelphia. Her song "Jar of Hearts" charted in the United States after it was featured on the Fox television show So You Think You Can Dance in 2010. Rolling Stone named her the "Band of the Week" on October 26, 2010. Perri grew up in Bensalem, Pennsylvania (a suburb of Philadelphia) with her older brother, Nick Perri, who formerly played guitar with Shinedown, Silvertide, Perry Farrell and Matt Sorum. She taught herself how to play guitar as a 16-year-old by watching a videotape of Shannon Hoon from the group Blind Melon performing on VH1. Perri moved to Los Angeles on her 21st birthday. Later that year she got married and began to produce music videos. She divorced 18 months later and moved back to Philadelphia by the end of 2009; during this time she wrote Jar of Hearts. She moved back to Los Angeles; waitressing at the Melrose Cafe during the day and recording at night. "A Thousand Years" is a song by American singer-songwriter Christina Perri. It is taken from the album The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 soundtrack. The song serves as the second single from the album. The song was.
 
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THE HISTORY OF THE MODERN DAY PIANO  If you talk about love and melody together, the first thing that comes to your mind is the sweet tune of the piano. Ranging from the classic masterpieces of the Beethoven’s Symphony to the classical melodies of music maestro Yanni, the sound of a playing piano has always been a delight to the ears. The piano has provided some classic notes over its life of more than 300 years. Modern day piano has evolved a lot as compared to its most basic version developed in the early 18th century from the harpsichord. The modern day piano, however, is case out of an iron frame with a frame where strings are fastened and wrest plank that assists in tuning the strings for the musical clarity.   (More...)
 
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