Classical Music & Crossover Covers Europe Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Crossover: (Video) Sheku Kanneh-Mason – Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen) (ft. Tom Hodge) (2017)

UK, Europe | February 2017

Sheku Kanneh-Mason, the record-breaking 19 year-old British cellist who became a viral sensation after being personally invited by the Duchess of Sussex to perform at Royal Wedding in May 2018. He previously rose to fame as the first black musician to win BBC Young Musician in 2016 and winner of The Times South Bank Breakthrough award 2017. Performing regularly as a soloist and twice at the BAFTA awards, Sheku’s debut album ‘Inspiration’ was released early 2018.

Sheku’s version of Bob Marley’s ‘No Woman, No Cry’ went viral worldwide and he became the first BBC Young Musician winner to enter the Official UK Albums Chart with a debut recording, as well as the youngest cellist ever to reach the Top 20. He is one of this year’s biggest breakthrough artists – across any genre. (Youtube Video Description)

A live version of the original version of ‘Hallelujah’ by Leonard Cohen:

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