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Sally Stevens is an American singer, actress, and vocal contractor, who for Disney, she played a vocal conductor/singer in Spy Hard. She also provided the singing voice of the Glowworm in James and the Giant Peach and additional voices in The Little Mermaid. Stevens also was the lead vocalist on "Tomorrow's Child," the theme song for Spaceship Earth at Walt Disney World's EPCOT Center from 1986 until 1994.

Stevens was born in Los Angeles, California, United States, and attended UCLA as a music major. She worked as a production singer in Las Vegas with bookings in 1961 and 1962, then began to work freelance in recording and commercials in Los Angeles. She sang on the Danny Kaye Variety Show, The Carol Burnett Show, and The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour.

Her first work in film scoring was in 1962, How the West was Won, then continuing with Doctor Zhivago, The Sound Of Music, The Abyss, Contact, Amistad, Behind Enemy Lines, Forrest Gump, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Poltergeist, The Blues Brothers, Grease, Charlotte's Web, Slap Shot, Smokey and the Bandit, The Muppet Movie, Caddyshack, Apocalypse Now, Home Alone, Cats Don't Dance, Horton Hears a Who, Jumanji, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Pee-wee's Big Adventure, Beetlejuice, National Lampoon's Vacation, The Swan Princess, Banjo the Woodpile Cat, The Pebble and the Penguin, and 9 to 5. She also had solo performances in The Secret of NIMH, Exorcist II: The Heretic, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Stone Boy, and an episode of the The Golden Girls, where she sang "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime". She has also sung on hundreds of The Simpsons episodes as well as the main title.

Stevens also works as a vocal contractor which made her responsible for handling the paperwork required and choosing singers based on the musical style and skills required by the project. She did this for films like The Abyss, Night at the Museum, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, Bridge of Spies, Deadpool 2, Jurassic World, I, Robot, The Polar Express, Coneheads, I Am Legend, Strange Magic, Where the Wild Things Are, Rango, Watchmen, Doubt, Elf, The Addams Family, Casper, Norbit, War of the Worlds, 50 first Dates, Peter Pan (2003), Why Do You Fools Fall in Love?, and Joyful Noise as well as the show Family Guy.

Stevens is also the director of the Hollywood Film Chorale, a writer of short fiction and poetry, a fine art photographer, and has served on the local and national boards of AFTRA for over 40 years, on the board of Screen Actors Guild for 18 years, was a trustee of NARAS, and is currently a national trustee of the AFTRA Health & Retirement Funds.

Disney Filmography

Year Film Role/Position
1973 The World's Greatest Athlete Singer - uncredited
1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes Singer
1985 The Black Cauldron Singer
1986 The Christmas Star Singer
1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit Singer
Vocal contractor
1988 The Golden Girls Singer/soloist - "Brother, Can You Spare That Jacket?"
1988 Ernest Saves Christmas Singer
1989 The Little Mermaid Additional Voices
1990 Dick Tracy Singer
1991 Beauty and the Beast Singer
1992 Aladdin Singer
1993 Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit On Camera Singer - uncredited
1993 Hocus Pocus Singer
1993 The Three Musketeers Singer
Vocal contractor
1994 D2: The Mighty Ducks Singer
1994 The Santa Clause Singer - uncredited
1995 Father of the Bride Part II Singer
Vocal contractor - uncredited
1996 Spy Hard Singer
Vocal contractor
1996 James and the Giant Peach Glowworm (singing voice) - uncredited
1997 Flubber Singer
1998 The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars Singer
1998 Mulan Singer - uncredited
1998 Armageddon Singer - uncredited
1998 A Bug's Life Singer
1998 Mighty Joe Young Singer
Vocal contractor
1999 Inspector Gadget Singer - uncredited
2000 Dinosaur Singer
Vocal contractor
2000 102 Dalmatians Singer
2001 The Princess Diaries Singer
Vocal contractor - uncredited
2001 Monsters, Inc. vocal contractor
2002 Return to Never Land Vocal contractor
2002 The Santa Clause 2 Singer
2003 Holes vocal contractor
2003 Finding Nemo Singer
2004 Teacher's Pet Vocal contractor
2005 Sky High Singer
2005 Chicken Little Singer
2006 The Shaggy Dog Singer - uncredited
2006 The Wild Singer
Vocal contractor
2007 Meet the Robinsons Score vocalist
2009 Prep & Landing Singer
2011 Mars Needs Moms Singer
2012 John Carter Singer - uncredited
2015 Tomorrowland Singer: underscore
2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Choir contractor
2016 Finding Dory Choir contractor
2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Score vocalist
2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Singer
Vocal contractor