VIDEO OF THE WEEK: JEFF BUCKLEY – ‘HALLELUJAH’
December 16, 2019
A posthumous Yuletide hit for Jeff Buckley, his version of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’ is widely regarded as one of the finest.
Indeed, so impactful is this reading that the celebrated singer, songwriter and producer John Legend was moved to opine that “Jeff’s interpretation is one of the most beautiful pieces of recorded music I’ve ever heard.”
All of which is brought home by this starkly simple yet effective video that focuses on Jeff Buckley’s considerable talents as a singer and performer.