Jennifer Nettles' Mashup Of 'Hallelujah' And 'O Holy Night' Is Sending Chills Down Everyone's Spine
Heather Kelly 12/19/2016
Singer-songwriter superstar Jennifer Nettles shot to fame with the country music band Sugarland but has since found stardom on her own. She was the first female artist to be the solo songwriter on an ACM Song of the Year since 1972 and has many other awards under her belt.
Last year, she released a Christmas album featuring many amazing holiday hits, including the mashup medley below. Watch the pure joy on Jennifer's face while she sings and you will feel the warmth of Christmastime.
Her voice is powerful, but it's the fact the she gives it her all that makes this performance so moving to the people who watch the video. Those who have known Jennifer personally say that she is a kind and compassionate individual.
When you see this performance, her genuineness shows through. The passion the flits across her face while pouring her heart into this studio recording is amazing.
A holiday classic like "O' Holy Night" combined with the late Leonard Cohen's beloved single "Hallelujah" is genius. Almost everyone who hears "Hallelujah" feels the warmth of this tune that is so well known.
The effect is contagiously joyous. What could be better at Christmas than to hear such a powerful singer celebrating the holiday with this medley?
Jennifer's Christmas album is all about celebration. But for this live performance in the studio at satellite radio mecca SiriusXM, Jennifer treated the crowd to a special holiday medley with a twist of country.
She puts her own spin on this mashup performance of Christmas songs. The commentators on YouTube have fallen in love with her vocal treat, too, and can't stop raving over it.
Jennifer has such a distinctive, unmistakable voice. She sings with gusto, with all her heart and soul.
Her rendition of "O Holy Night" and "Hallelujah" will really get you in the holiday spirit. If you have ever enjoyed Jennifer's incredible voice, you will be cheering along with the crowd when she begins singing "Hallelujah!"
Listen to her incredible talent for yourself in the video below.