Sunday Song – Glory

Glory” is a song written and performed by Common and John Legend.  It was the theme song from the 2013 movie Selma, which is about the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery Alabama.  Glory won the 2015 Academy Award for Best Original Song, and a Grammy at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards.

 

 

 

Posted on 09/18/2016, in Happiness and Kindness and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 7 Comments.

  1. yahtzeebutterfly

    Such a powerful, deeply moving song of steadfast determination.

    “…yes glory is destined.
    Every day women and men become legends.
    Sins that go against our skin become blessings.
    The movement is a rhythm to us.
    Freedom is like religion to us.”

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  2. Beautiful! Thank you!!

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  3. yahtzeebutterfly

    I was absolutely amazed when I watched the Oscars and saw the stage set for the performance of Glory!

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    • Yahtzee,
      I haven’t seen the movie yet, but I did watch the Academy Awards that year. The performance and song captured me. It is powerful.

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  4. Never heard this before. So powerful! An awakening.

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