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This song, written by Leonard Cohen was adapted for John Cale. It differs from the original and has extra verses.

In 1994, Jeff Buckley covered "the Cale version" on his Grace album.

Although the John Cale performance of “Hallelujah” was used in the film Shrek , because of difficulties concerning Cale's contract with a competing record company, it was not possible to include it on the soundtrack album, Shrek - Music From the Original Motion Picture. Rufus Wainwright was therefore asked to… read more

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  • Avatar for lukasz_pulawski
    Timeless!
  • Avatar for arcanjoBEP
    shrek
  • Avatar for adventureba
    Hallelujah !!!
  • Avatar for lukasz_pulawski
    Timeless!
  • Avatar for dudacaffaro
    i love shrek
  • Avatar for RosieMegaPSBFan
    Beautiful song sung by a very talented person. Sometimes I can't bare to listen to it though. :-(
  • Avatar for cyberlam
    Wonderful Song, Wonderful Singer
  • Avatar for Stilf
    ;-))
  • Avatar for GaaraGOinMusic1
    .....rest in peace Jeff [3]
  • Avatar for JimmyAndMe
    Gosh, I hate having to compare all of this song's covers. Rufus and Jeff are my favourites, but they all do it justice in their own way! I love Jeff, but sometimes he's a bit too much for one moment.. Let's also give Rufus the recognition and praise he deserves :)

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