A cappella sensation Peter Hollens asked for some extra help with this Josh Groban classic. And watching 200 kids singing ‘You Raise Me Up' with him in this inspirational music video is powerful beyond words.
Josh Groban helped make this incredible song one of the most iconic numbers of our generation. And since then, countless other artists have lent their voices to the powerful lyrics.
"You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains
You raise me up to walk on stormy seas
I am strong when I am on your shoulders
You raise me up to more than I can be"
Peter Hollens gained worldwide recognition by showcasing his talent online. His a cappella covers made him a viral sensation. And now, he’s taking on the treasured classic, ‘You Raise Me Up.’
"When I am down, and, oh, my soul, so weary
When troubles come, and my heart burdened be
Then, I am still and wait here in the silence
Until you come and sit awhile with me"
Peter Hollens A Cappella Rendition Of ‘You Raise Me Up’
There’s no doubt Peter’s amazing voice delivers the lyrics beautifully. But what really makes this rendition so incredible is the choir of 200 kids singing ‘You Raise Me Up’ with him.
The inspirational music video was filmed at the Tower Theatre in Bend Oregon. And you can feel the passion behind every single note. This song is beloved by so many for its powerful message of hope.
This truly comes across when you hear all of these amazing voices together as one. It's not easy to perform a cappella, especially a difficult song like ‘You Raise Me Up', but this ensemble pulled it off flawlessly. This is just what the world needs to hear right now.
WATCH: 200 Kids Singing ‘You Raise Me Up’ With Peter Hollens
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