As Josh Groban sings one of the greatest songs of all time, the audience is brought to tears… There is no doubt that Simon & Garfunkel are one of the most renowned and celebrated musical partnerships in history.
Over the years, fans have continued to enjoy the band’s 1970s hit “Bridge Over Troubled Water. The song was the band’s biggest hit and has remained timeless and instantly recognizable over the years. With a gospel influence, the song has topped many charts since its debut
More than 50 musicians from different genres have given their personal touch to this timeless song.
Rolling Stone magazine placed the song at number 48 on its list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
Josh Groban recently added his signature opera and pop fusion to the long list of musicians who have performed this timeless tune.
Groban has performed with artists such as Celine Dion and was once personally selected by David Foster to replace Andrea Bocelli. In recent years, Groban has established himself as one of the most popular and accomplished vocalists of his generation. He can give any song he covers a unique twist and sound.
In one of his many performances at Madison Square Garden, Groban decided to give the audience a taste of this timeless song. The audience cheered and clapped when they realized which tune Groban was going to perform.
Groban can sing any song brilliantly, but his original rendition of this motivational song was absolutely incredible. His powerful vocals give the traditional song a modern twist.
Groban’s vocals and his amazing piano skills were the only accompaniment for most of the song. His stunning vocals mesmerized the audience.
As the song continued, more singers and musicians joined to create a unique gospel-like atmosphere.
A smooth blend of instruments, harmonies and breathtaking vocals from Groban, whose majestic voice managed to fill the packed room.
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