Who Sang Hallelujah? k.d. lang

k.d. lang Hymns of the 49th Parallel cover art

Some other versions of "Hallelujah"
Credits
publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Leonard Cohen
release date: 2004-7-27
genres: Pop Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country/Soft Rock/Vocal
length: 5:05
producer: k.d. lang and Ben Mink
mixer: David Leonard
recording engineer: David Leonard
Now I've heard there was a secret chord
That David played, and it pleased the Lord
But you don't really care for music, do you?
Well it goes like this
The fourth, the fifth
The minor fall, the major lift
The baffled king composing Hallelujah
Hallelujah
Hallelujah
Hallelujah
Hallelujah

Your faith was strong but you needed proof
You saw her bathing on the roof
Her beauty and the moonlight overthrew you
She tied you
To a kitchen chair
She broke your throne, and she cut your hair
And from your lips she drew the Hallelujah

Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah

You say I took the name in vain
I don't even know the name
But if I did, well really, what's it to you?
There's a blaze of light
In every word
It doesn't matter which you heard
The holy or the broken Hallelujah

Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah

I did my best, it wasn't much
I couldn't feel, so I tried to touch
I've told the truth, I didn't come to fool you
And even though
It all went wrong
I'll stand before the Lord of Song
With nothing on my tongue but Hallelujah

Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah



Tracklist
CD 1
  • 1 After the Gold Rush
  • 2 Simple
  • 3 Helpless
  • 4 A Case of You
  • 5 The Valley
  • 6 Hallelujah
  • 7 One Day I Walk
  • 8 Fallen
  • 9 Jericho
  • 10 Bird on a Wire
  • 11 Love Is Everything

  • Album Information
    label: Nonesuch
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075597984729
    script: Latin