Adam Sandler still gets emotional singing Chris Farley song



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Adam Sandler will normally Chris Farley.

More than 20 many years right after Farley’s death, Sandler even now gets sad when he sings the “Chris Farley Tune,” a track he wrote for his late friend and comedian, who died in December 1997 of a drug overdose at age 33.

Sandler informed the “Happy Sad Confused” podcast that his musical tribute nonetheless makes him emotional. He done the music as component of his Netflix unique “Adam Sandler: 100% Fresh” and sang it on “SNL” when he hosted in May well 2019.

“The initial few moments, we performed that track, I would tear up and I could not genuinely sing it effectively for the reason that I’d get so psychological, and then I felt it and was equipped to get it out there,” Sandler reported on the podcast. “It’s strange, but when that tune commences, I go, ‘Oh f–k, alright, never cry and never do that’ still. I have sang it perhaps a hundred periods presently, but it rocks me.”

Sandler added, “I consider it’s since we exhibit a video of Chris and I see his encounter.” He also reported “hearing the crowd go nuts for Farley” can make him happy.

“Every demonstrate I do, by far the greatest applause of the night is speaking about Farley and any time I mention his name, the audience goes nuts. It feels fantastic,” he reported.