"This Is Me" as written by Jully Black, Lashaun Owens and Karriem Mack....
I've always been the kind of girl
That hid my face
So afraid to tell the world
What I've got to say

But I have this dream
Bright inside of me
I'm gonna let it show
It's time to let you know
To let you know

This is real, this is me
I'm exactly where I'm supposed
To be now gonna let
The light shine on me
Now I've found who I am
There's no way to hold it in
No more hiding who I want to be
This is me

Do you know what it's like
To feel so in the dark
To dream about a life
Where you're the shining star

Even though it seems
Like it's too far away
I have to believe in myself
It's the only way

This is real, this is me
I'm exactly where I'm supposed
To be now gonna let
The light shine on me
Now I've found who I am
There's no way to hold it in
No more hiding who I want to be
This is me

You're the voice I hear inside my head
The reason that I'm singin'
I need to find you
I gotta find you

You're the missing piece I need
The song inside of me
I need to find you
I gotta find you

This is real, this is me
I'm exactly where I'm supposed
To be now gonna let
The light shine on me
Now I've found who I am
There's no way to hold it in
No more hiding who I want to be
This is me

This is me, this is me

You're the missing piece I need
The song inside of me

You're the voice I hear inside my head
The reason that I'm singin'

Now I've found who I am
There's no way to hold it in
No more hiding who I want to be
This is me


Lyrics submitted by thoseguiltyeyes, edited by sprossimusjr

"This Is Me" as written by Andrew Creighton Dodd Adam Watts

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

Lyrics powered by LyricFind

This Is Me song meanings
Add your thoughts

12 Comments

sort form View by:
  • +1
    General CommentThis movie was actually really good. and the music actually means something. Not like in hsm and hsm2. Where they were singing about being fabulous. So i love this.
    LilMissSunshineXoXoon June 21, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI'm sure when camp rock comes out, this song will get more comments. I remember hearing it on somedia a while ago before Camp Rock was advertised on Disney. It was simply her playing it on a piano.

    I wish it wasn't a duet. I like it better when she sings is alone- I feel like it fits better as her just singing it on her own.

    The meaning is pretty obvious
    angill973on June 12, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentYep, Friday and beyond, there'll be hordes of comments.

    I'd really like to hear an acoustic version or that version with her on the piano. I love Demi's voice so much! Joe's part is eh. Take it or leave it, the song's still amazing.

    The line that pretty much sums the song up is "No more hiding who I wanna be This is me." If you know that lyric, you know the meaning of the song.
    chexiaon June 19, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti loved this movie i am watchin it like in an hour
    it's on on channel 11
    at 8
    kutekid3on June 21, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThere is actually a acoustic version of her, singing by herself somewhere on the web. So you have to google it to find it.

    Mostly this song is about being yourself and for which is what the movie is about also.
    xTotallyBoredon June 21, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti love this song--i transposed a violin part for it--just so i could play it. and i played it on my guitar, and somehow it just wasnt the same. i love it as a duet!!!
    fhcxc2010on August 20, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think the meaning's pretty self explanatory.. She's been hiding herself in somewhat of a shadow and she's finally breaking free into the crowd, showing who she really is.

    I love the duet and the acoustic version of just her, they're both awesome.
    chanelraquelon September 14, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti luv this song and joe jonas's voice with her it sounds so pretty
    @2lazee2getupon September 29, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is fun on disney sing it............PERFECT SCORE!!! YAY MEE
    JonasRulz77on January 31, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti love this song well the acoustic version that is this totally describes me whicg makes sense cause i am a dancer and i dance to the acoustic verison what i am etting at is this song is so awesome!
    xosellie4evaxoon August 09, 2009   Link

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!

Back to top
explain