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Musicians Take to the Streets of Paris and Do This, Brings Tears to My Eyes.

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Throughout the weekend, he played his piano at the various points of Friday’s organized attacks. Hearing John Lennon’s “Imagine” played on the streets in front of these places simply brings tears to my eyes.


Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” is one of my favorite songs on the planet. It’s also the perfect song choice to play in the wake of Friday’s tragedy.

Watching this musician inspire an entire crowd of strangers to sing along is the sort of thing you could only expect to find in a community so ravaged by heartache and terror. It just goes to show that humanity and love can not be deterred even by the most heinous of crimes.