Hallelujah

Ten years on after Jeff Buckley’s death, you would think it’s strange he is remembered more for an old Leonard Cohen song he covered. But in a sense, there couldn’t be a more appropriate tribute. Jeff Buckley gave life to Cohen’s timeless lyrics; his haunting voice gave Cohen’s words a sense of honesty, emotion and depth that was missing in the original rendition.

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