A perfume called Wonderstruck was named after a line in Taylor Swift's song "Enchanted": "I'm wonderstruck, blushing all the way home.". Over the years the celebrations have varied from the usual rush north to the cottage, athletic competitions, firework displays, gun salutes, carnivals and the good old barbeque. They sang ‘Happy Birthday’ outside Government House in Toronto and the queen liked this so much that she declared it a public holiday. The name "Schoolhouse Rock," which was a series of educational cartoons, was a play on "Jailhouse Rock," the title of an Elvis Presley song. So thank goodness for Queen Victoria and the colonies! The Torontonians are in ‘summer fever’ mode and the excitement is tangible. Shot at the dafodil fields of La Conner, Washington State, USA with guest star Mr. Dominique\r==============================\rSuch a feelins comin over me\rThere is wonder in most everything I see\rNot a cloud in the sky\rGot the sun in my eyes\rAnd I wont be surprised if its a dream\r\rEverything I want the world to be\rIs now coming true especially for me\rAnd the reason is clear\rIts because you are here\rYou're the nearest thing to heaven that I've seen\r\r(*) Im on the top of the world lookin down on creation and the only explanation I can find\rIs the love that Ive found ever since youve been around. Katy Perry co-wrote Iggy Azalea's hit single "Black Widow." We are rather low on the public holidays here as we only have about 6 a year. Graceful umbrellas extend their arms out and create peaceful havens in the hustle and bustle of the city. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ♫ Top of the World♫ The Carpenters 1972. Lyrics to 'Top Of The World' by The Carpenters: Such a feelin's coming over me There is wonder in most everything I see Not a cloud in the sky Got the sun in my eyes And I won't be surprised if it's a dream I catch the flash of turquoise, cerise pink and yellow in the shop windows to tempt me. All I need will be mine if you are here Many unusual folks appear in Grateful Dead songs. There will be a mass exodus of boats, fishing gear and summer revelers as they enjoy a long weekend. ( Log Out / Tone-Loc's "Wild Thing" samples Eddie Van Halen's guitar riff from "Jaime's Cryin'.". Shop and Buy Top Of The World sheet music. The chops are from New Zealand but I am sure we will still pick up on the flavour. ( Log Out / They are standing on top of the high rise buildings in Toronto today in search of the sun! ( Log Out / Choose and determine which version of Top Of The World chords and tabs by The Carpenters you can play. Comments: 12. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. To me, accuracy when making a Top 10/Top 100 all time list is extremely important. Your loves put me at the top of the world\r\rSomething in the wind has learned my name\rAnd its tellin me that things are not the same\rIn the leaves on the trees and the touch of the breeze. Newspapers abound with fliers advertising all that is related to summer. As I enjoy my cappuccino at my local café, I overhear a couple discuss their escape up to ‘cottage country’ this weekend. Buddy Holly got the title for his hit song "That'll Be The Day" from a phrase John Wayne said in his movie "The Searchers. We will join in with our neighbours and friends and toast Queen Victoria with a fine glass of South African red in one hand and a piece of boerewors in the other…… here’s to SUMMER. More songs used in movies; More songs used in Friends; More songs from 1972; Top Of The World Songfacts; Carpenters Artistfacts ; send your comment. We are going to fall into the latter and I have bought the boerewors from the South African shop and a few ‘lamsvleis sjoppies’. Untangling the events that led to the "Stairway To Heaven" lawsuit. So on Monday we are going to light up our braai. Choir! Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Summer flowers line the streets. Posted in Festivals | Tagged boats, boerewors, cappuccino, celebrations, chops, Cottage Country, fishing, newspapers, patio, Queen Victoria, South African, summer, Toronto, umbrellas, Victoria Day | Leave a Comment. Choral sheet music book by The Carpenters : Shawnee Press at Sheet Music Plus. Restaurants are competing for clientele and some have even added hanging baskets of cascading geraniums to their outdoor rooms. Michael Jackson refused. ( Log Out / ", A monthly update on our latest interviews, stories and added songs, Writer/s: John Bettis, Richard Lynn Carpenter. Last updated on 09.14.2016 (HL.35023917). Monday is a public holiday as Canadians still celebrate 24 May as Queen Victoria’s birthday. The renown rock singer talks about "The House of the Rising Sun" and "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood. The movies on this list are ranked according to their success (awards & nominations), their popularity, and their cinematic greatness from a directing/writing perspective. They are standing on top of the high rise buildings in Toronto today in search of the sun! Change ). Perry was originally going to sing on the track, but she couldn't fit it into her schedule, so Rita Ora provided the sung vocals instead. It all began with 5000 residents way back in 1854. Choir! ♫ Stand By Me ♫ Playing for Change /Song Around the World, ♫ Leaving on a Jet Plane ♫ John Denver 1969, ♫Don’t Stop Believing♫ by Journey sung by Choir! Even the breakfast television anchor man was perched on some skyscraper, as he babbled on about the local news. Quincy Jones wanted to change the title of "Billie Jean" to "Not My Lover" so it wouldn't be confused with the tennis star Billie Jean King. Can you identify them? Even the breakfast television anchor man was perched on some skyscraper, as he babbled on about the local news. Shot at the dafodil fields of La Conner, Washington State, USA with guest star Mr. Dominique ===== Such a feelins comin over me There is wonder in most everything I … One of Canada's most popular and eclectic performers, Hawksley tells stories about his oldest songs, his plentiful side projects, and the ways that he keeps his songwriting fresh. Theres a pleasin sense of happiness for me.\r\rThere is only one wish on my mind\rWhen this day is through I hope that I will find\rThat tomorrow will be just the same for you and me. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Outside patio furniture is being dusted off and carried out so that it can catch the first rays of summer. The Torontonians are in ‘summer fever’ mode and the excitement is tangible. The frontman for one of Canada's most well-known punk rock bands talks about his Eddie Vedder encounter, Billy Talent's new album, and the importance of rock and roll. in Toronto, ♫ Born This Way ♫ by the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. The "All I Want" singer went through a long depression, playing some shows when he didn't want to be alive. May 18, 2012 by Anne. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.