#GiftASong is a campaign in support of livelihoods disrupted during #COVID19 and an initiative to uplift spirits through songs in these trying times. Local musicians from Singapore have been busy recording song dedications from home for their intended recipients. #ArtsforGood
Stand By Me – Kexin Tay | Gift a Song to Someone!
Audrey Tan from Singapore has requested for “Stand By Me – John Lennon” with a message to Faith, who works in Tan Tock Seng Hospital, and Denise, a Singaporean nurse working in Australia, "Thank you for all you do, thank you for doing it all with love. Love yall sisters!" The song dedication is performed by Kexin Tay.
Home - Christiane Mikaela | Gift a Song to Someone!
Wu Jiezhen from Singapore has requested for the song “Home” with a message to the following groups: Geylang Adventures Itsrainingraincoats Migrant x Me Singapore Migrant Friends SDI Academy HealthServe Transient Workers Count Too - TWC2 HOME: Humanitarian Organisation for Migration Economics "Thank you for doing what you've been doing during this time to look out for our migrant friends and for making this a home for us all." The song dedication is performed by Christiane Mikaela.
The Prayer - Benjamin Chow | Gift a Song to Someone!
Peggy Foo from Singapore has requested for “The Prayer - Celine Dion, Andrea Bocelli” with a message to Ava, Chi San, James, Josephine, Juliana, June, Man Cheng, Martin, Mei Guat, Mitch, Sandra, Shari Sophia “Stay strong and positive! May the Lord of Heaven bind us with His grace and lead us with His Rod." The song dedication is performed by Benjamin Chow.
We Will Get There - Christiane Mikaela | Gift a Song to Someone!
Ong Siew Yuk from Singapore has requested for "We Will Get There” by Stefanie Sun with a message to Ms Wee Say Li, SGH Ward 67 & SGH frontliners, housekeeping & portering service, “Stay strong and we will get there!” The song dedication is performed by Christiane Mikaela.
Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Lisa Haryono | Gift a Song to Someone!
Matthew Herrmann from USA has requested for “Nothing is Gonna Stop Us Now â€“ Starship” with a message to Sunanda Patel, “Stay strong and keep the positive energy alive! You’ll be back to full strength in no time. It’s always darkest before the light. You'll find that positivity and help us all get through this dark time.”
Wang Junyong from Singapore has requested for "我可以 - Evan Yo" with a message to Lin Ailing in Singapore, "Hello Dear! Thank you for supporting the Healthcare workers! Jiayou and hang it there! We will get through this together!" The song dedication is performed by Kexin Tay:
Wind Beneath My Wings - Wayne Sandz | Gift A Song to Someone!
Lim Jingying from Singapore has requested for "Wind Beneath My Wings” by Bette Midler with a message to Yah Lan and Gershon, "May the song bring a little smile on your face and a brief respite to your day. Sending lots of love from the West side of Singapore, Pastor and Gershon." The song dedication is performed by Wayne Sandz.
What a Wonderful World – Clement Chow | Gift A Song to Someone!
Sharon Li from Singapore has requested for "What a Wonderful World” by Louis Armstrong with a message to the Hatch team and youth, “Keep empowering all youth for digital careers. Hang in there! And let's think about the wonderful world we want to create.” The song dedication is performed by Clement Chow.
Skyscraper - Beverly Morata | Gift A Song to Someone!
Shafiqah from Singapore has requested for "Skyscraper" by Demi Lovato with a message to all mental health warriors. "Battling through this hard time against your inner battles, you're not alone. While we may fight alone, we will win our wars together." The song dedication is performed by Beverly Morata:
Heal the World – Syah Riszuan | Gift A Song to Someone!
Pham Van Anh, Harry from Vietnam has requested for "Heal the World” by Michael Jackson with a message to Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Vietnam Alumni Chapter and ASEAN Youth Fellowship friends, “Stay safe, stay connected. We will heal the world together after winning this COVID-19. With love, Harry!” The song dedication is performed by Syah Riszuan:
I Will Survive - Mathilda D'Silva | Gift A Song to Someone!
Elim Chew from Singapore has requested for "I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor with a message to all F&B and retail entrepreneurs, "to everyone out there going through their own challenges, be strong and we will get through this". The song dedication is performed by Mathilda D'Silva:
Kenneth Kwok from Singapore has requested for Hero" by Mariah Carey with a message the Partnerships & Coordination division at the Municipal Services Office, "Thank you, team, for all the hard work you are putting in during this difficult period. Keep well! We will all be reunited soon!" The song dedication is performed by Alemay Fernandez
Stand by Me - Syah Riszuan | Gift A Song to Someone!
Leslie Tan from Singapore has requested for "Stand By Me" by Ben E King with a message to Hope Learning Centre in Cisarua, Indonesia: "To our friends at the Hope Learning Centre, I hope this song will bring light to your community in this time of darkness! Stay strong, stay safe!" The song dedication is performed by Syah Riszuan.
Lean On Me - Michelle SgP | Gift A Song to Someone!
Sherry Soon from Singapore has requested for Lean on Me - Bill Withers with a message to Joey: "It is really tough on you right now and sometimes you feel like giving up. Do call me when you need a friend. Shoutout to people with autoimmune illnesses, you are not alone." The song dedication is performed by Michelle SgP:
You've Got a Friend in Me - Alexandra Hsieh | Gift A Song to Someone!
Mohamed Irshad from Singapore has requested for "You've Got a Friend in Me" with a message to Dr Hamid Rahmatullah and Dr Jayant Iyer: "Dear Brothers, Thank you for your dedication and tireless contribution on the frontline! You're truly an inspiration to those around you for your selfless courage. Stay safe!" The song dedication is performed by Alexandra Hsieh
Muktangan Education Trust based in India, has requested for "We are the World" by Lionel Richie and Michael Jackson with the message to all educators, medical professionals, frontline workers, children, family and friends: You are not alone, we stand with you and together we will overcome this hardship. The song dedication is performed by Wayne Sandz, recording artist from Singapore
Danni Rais from Malaysia has requested for "Imagine" by John Lennon with a message to National Youth Council and Singapore International Foundation family and the world: Let's take a moment to make the best of the difficult situation we are in. Let's work together to get through this. The song dedication is performed by Clement Chow from Singapore.
Dr Venita Eng from Indonesia has requested for "If we hold on together" - Diana Ross with a message for MRCCC Siloam Hospitals and YKI DKI Jakarta. I have you all in my prayers everyday, and I'm looking forward to work and serve together with you all again :) The song dedication is performed by Alemay Fernandez in Singapore.
Renee Chua from Singapore has requested for "Keep Holding On" - Avril Lavigne with a message for Annabelle Ip and all medical social workers: Stay strong, stay safe. Thank you for serving those in need in this extraordinary times. Don't worry about the breakouts, you are the most beautiful angel now. The song dedication is performed by Lisa Haryono.
Mindy Ng from Singapore has requested for "Fight Song" by Rachel Platten with a message for Jamie Lim, working at Tan Tock Seng Hospital: Thank you for fighting the virus on the frontline for our country. I miss our good old times in Australia, let's hangout soon after this battle! God be with you! The song dedication is performed by singer, Jordin Tan.