"What's This" as written by and Danny Elfman....
What's this? What's this?
There's color everywhere
What's this?
There's white things in the air
What's this?

I can't believe my eyes
I must be dreaming
Wake up, Jack, this isn't fair
What's this?

What's this? What's this?
There's something very wrong
What's this?
There are people singing songs
What's this?
The streets are lined with
Little creatures laughing
Everybody seems so happy
Have I possibly gone daffy?
What is this? What is this?

There are children throwing snowballs
Instead of throwing heads
They're busy building toys
And absolutely no one's dead

There's frost on every window
Oh, I can't believe my eyes
And in my bones I feel the warmth
That's coming from inside

Oh, look
What's this?
They're hanging mistletoe, they kiss
Why that looks so unique, inspired

They're gathering around to hear a story
Roasting chestnuts on a fire
What's this?

What's this?
In here they've got a little tree, how queer
And who would ever think
And why?

They're covering it with tiny little things
They've got electric lights on strings
And there's a smile on everyone
So, now, correct me if I'm wrong

This looks like fun
This looks like fun
Oh, could it be I got my wish?
What's this?

Oh my, what now?
The children are asleep
But look, there's nothing underneath
No ghouls, no witches here to scream and scare them
Or ensnare them, only little cozy things
Secure inside their dreamland

What's this?

The monsters are all missing
And the nightmares can't be found
And in their place there seems to be
Good feeling all around
Instead of screams, I swear
I can hear music in the air
The smell of cakes and pies
Are absolutely everywhere

The sights, the sounds
They're everywhere and all around
I've never felt so good before
This empty place inside of me is filling up
I simply cannot get enough
I want it, oh, I want it
Oh, I want it for my own
I've got to know
I've got to know
What is this place that I have found?
What is this?
Christmas Town, hmm

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"What's This?" as written by Danny Elfman

Lyrics © Walt Disney Music Company

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    General CommentI want to live in christmas town.. with jack of course. Those pies at the bakers look yummy heehee.
    God i love this film.
    sweet addictionon February 21, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentcorny as it may sound...I think everyone has a "Christmas Town" , so to speak.
    TwistedSmileon December 19, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentcorny as it may sound...I think everyone has a "Christmas Town" , so to speak.
    TwistedSmileon December 19, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI love this one. It may even be my most favourite NMBC song.
    zen_childon December 19, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentMason sang this song to me ;( ;( ;(
    pray_4_pickleson August 10, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti agree with zen child, this is the best song off of NMBC! and i watch the movie then it's in my head all day every day from there on out, oh well i love it still!
    mykonstantineon December 09, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI loved the movie and all the songs... But this one would be my fav just because David sings it to well xxx -lol-
    JennY_StaRon April 17, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWhats Thizzle? Whats Thizzle?
    JennY_StaRon April 17, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentwhats thizzle? whats Thizzle
    Theres color everywhizzle
    whats thizzle?
    Thers whizzle in the airizzle.
    Whats thizzle?

    I cizzle belive my izzle
    I must bizzle Izzle
    wake up Jizzle this isnt fizzle
    Whats Thizzle?
    ByteTheBulleton April 17, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentbtw the Izzle is for My Jennizzle babizzle I lovizzle you with all my Hizzle
    Davizzle XxxX
    ByteTheBulleton April 17, 2006   Link

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