Rufus Wainwright on Music and the Movement
Here, his take on an interview with Rufus Wainwright at Tuesday’s HRC Ball. At Tuesday’s Inaugural HRC Ball, the night was filled with music and dancing courtesy of performances by everyone from the Gay Menâ€™s Chorus of Washington to Cyndi Lauper.
The criminal overuse of “Hallelujah”
More than 200 ... John Cale and Rufus Wainwright, live versions by Bono and Bon Jovi, the two versions in “Shrek.” And seemingly every version has made its way into a movie. Indeed, “Hallelujah” has become to music supervisors what “At Last ...
Hallelujah - 20 facts about Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah
14 The Shrek soundtrack album featured a version by Rufus Wainwright ... 18 The song is broadcast at 2am every Saturday night by the Israeli defence force's radio channel. 19 Hallelujah is a Hebrew word, meaning "praise Yah". 20 Cohen has said of the ...
MUSIC REVIEW | Rufus Wainwright charms the Minnesota Zoo
Rufus Wainwright occupies a very rare ... to his adoring audience where he would play four more songs before his encore. The encore included his stunning rendition of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah," a song that very few artists deserve to cover.
What Makes ‘Hallelujah’ Such a Transcendent Song?: Excerpts From New Book ‘The Holy or The Broken’
“There is no ‘right’ way to sing ‘Hallelujah,’” writes Alan ... there’s no functional loss or disruption in meaning if verses are skipped or moved. “I think with that song,” said Rufus Wainwright, “as is the case with a lot of Leonard ...