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Cohen 'too many people sing Hallelujah'

10 July 2009 3:23 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Leonard Cohen has said that too many people choose to sing his 1984 song 'Hallelujah'. The musician told CBC that he was pleased that the track was chosen as the winner's single on last year's X Factor, but thinks that fewer people should be taking it on. Cohen said: "I was happy that the song was being used, of course. There were certain ironic and amusing sidebars, because the record that it came from, which was called Various Positions, [was a] record Sony wouldn't put out. "They didn't think it was good enough. It had songs (more) »

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