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"Ma Belle Evangeline" (lit. My Beautiful Evangeline) is a romance song featured in Disney's film, The Princess and the Frog. It is sung by Ray (Jim Cummings), and it is also the love song for characters Tiana and Prince Naveen.

Summary

Throughout the song, Tiana and Naveen become closer to one another by dancing together and almost share a romantic kiss. It is also shown when the firefly, Ray reveals his love interest, and the Evening Star doesn't go by that name anymore, but by Evangeline for the rest of the film, for his sake.

Lyrics

Ray: Look how she lights up the sky
Ma Belle Evangeline
Louis: That ain't no fire...
Ray: So far above me
Yet I
Know her heart belongs to only me

Je t'adore
Naveen: I adore you.
Ray: Je t'aime
Naveen: I love you. I am just translating.
Ray: Evangeline

You're my queen of the night,
So still, so bright.
That someone as beautiful as she
Could love someone like me
Tiana: Oh no. I don't dance.

Ray: Love always finds a way is true
Tiana: I've never danced.
Ray: And I love you, Evangeline
Naveen: If I can mince, you can dance.
Ray: Ooh, yeah
(Trumpet Solo)

Ray: Ooh...
Love is beautiful
Love is wonderful
Love is everything..do you agree?
Mais oui

Look how she lights up the sky
I love you, Evangeline

Video


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Media
Films and Television: The Princess and the Frog (soundtrack/video) • A Poem Is...Tiana

Video Games: The Princess and the FrogKinect: Disneyland AdventuresDisney Princess Enchanting StorybooksDisney UniverseDisney Princess: My Fairytale AdventureDisney Sorcerer's ArenaDisney Heroes: Battle Mode
Books: The Art of The Princess and the FrogDisney Princess Beginnings
Music: Bayou Boogie

Disney Parks
Club VillainCastle of Magical DreamsMidship Detective AgencyPrincess Fairytale HallSorcerers of the Magic KingdomTiana's Bayou Adventure

Entertainment: Disney's BelieveDisney's Showtime SpectacularMickey's Magical CelebrationMickey's Royal Friendship FaireMickey and the Magical MapMickey and the Wondrous BookThe Golden MickeysThe Starlit Princess WaltzTiana’s Mardi Gras CelebrationTiana's Showboat JubileeVillains Tonight!
Parade: Disney Pirate or Princess: Make Your ChoiceDisney Stars on ParadeDreams.... And Shine Brighter!Festival of Fantasy ParadeMagic HappensMain Street Electrical ParadeMickey's Soundsational ParadeMickey and Friends Celebration
Firework: Disney Dreams!Disney EnchantmentHappily Ever AfterHarmonioUSILLUMINATE! A Nighttime CelebrationMomentousWonderful World of Animation
Halloween: Celebrate the MagicDisney's Maleficious Halloween PartyDr Facilier's Carnival-LoweenFrightfully Fun ParadeHocus Pocus Villain SpelltacularIt's Good to be Bad with the Disney VillainsLet's Get WickedMickey’s Halloween Treat CavalcadeThe Disney Villains Halloween ShowtimeThe Nightmare ExperimentVillains GroveVillains Mix and MingleWorld of Color: Villainous!
Christmas: Royal Christmas Wishes

Characters
TianaPrince NaveenRayLouisMama OdieJujuDr. FacilierLawrenceCharlotte La BouffEudoraJamesEli La BouffEvangelineReggie, Darnell, and Two FingersStellaThe Fenner BrothersFacilier's Friends on the Other SideFacilier's ShadowFirefly FamilyAlligatorsGeorgia
Objects
Facilier's TalismanMama Odie's WandMama Odie's Gumbo Cauldron
Locations
New OrleansBayou of New OrleansMama Odie's TreeTiana's PalaceMaldoniaDr. Facilier's Voodoo EmporiumDuke's CaféTiana's Home
Songs
Original songs: Down in New OrleansAlmost ThereFriends on the Other SideWhen We're HumanGonna Take You ThereMa Belle EvangelineDig a Little DeeperNever Knew I Needed

Bayou Boogie: Everyday PrincessLive To See You SmileShadow ManDo What I Wanna DoWhen You're In Love You'll UnderstandZippin' To The ZydecoI Was Born To Blow This HornPlay With The BandNight and DayLife In The SwampLove is a Magical MysterySing Away The BluesMama Odie's Kitchen Song

See Also
Disney RevivalElectric Holiday
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