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: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. The song serves as the second single from the album. The song was released as a digital download on October 18, 2011 worldwide. Perri re-recorded the song with vocals from Steve Kazee for the The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack titled A Thousand Years, Pt. 2, which was covered by Melissa Benoist and Jacob Artist on the Glee season 4 episode Naked. On the week of October 23, 2011, A Thousand Years debuted at No. 74 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, and No. 70 on Canadian Hot 100. It has reached number 31 on the Billboard Hot 100, giving Christina her second top 40 hit. As of December 2012, the song has sold over 2 million digital downloads in the US.
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