How Hallelujah became the anthem of everything

The Current

If you loved the song -- in one of its dozens of cover versions -- perhaps you'll love the book. A tune that barely shook turntable needles back in 1984 now thunders across soundtracks, concerts, funerals and weddings. Today we focus on a song with a title that praises the Almighty from the author of a new book that charts its rise from obscurity.

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