During the closing ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, k.d. lang
delivered a show-stopping performance of Leonard Cohen
's classic song "Hallelujah," a superb example of a Canadian artist bring out the best in the work of a Canadian songwriter. This EP features three different performances of "Hallelujah" from k.d. lang
: the version from the 2010 Winter Olympics, a studio recording that appeared on her 2004 album Hymns of the 49th Parallel
, and another live take from the 2005 Juno Awards broadcast.