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This Seven-Year-Old Kills A Chilling Rendition Of Billie Holiday’s Gloomy Sunday — Watch HERE!

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Just the simple fact that Norway's seven-year-old Angelina Jordan even knows this song blows us away.

But when you add to the fact that she totally OWNS IT, well, then we're on goose-bumps level! And we LOVE it on that level!!

Yes, this little girl did an INCREDIBLE rendition of Billie Holiday's Gloomy Sunday on Norway’s Got Talent and it's so hauntingly unbelievable, we had to see AND hear with our own eyes and ears.

She has said she speaks English well enough to understand the song, but she found it when looking for a jazz track that would put her to sleep.

Talking about her decision to do the song (yes, again, she's SEVEN YEARS OLD), she said:

“It was a night I could not sleep and my mom was stressed that I was awake long after midnight. Then I borrowed mum’s iPad where I would listen to jazz on YouTube before I fell asleep. Then came a picture of a beautiful lady screaming at the sky and closed eyes. I am talking about jazz queen Billie Holiday […]

“Every time I sang it, I felt something special about it, it’s hard to explain in words. When I sang it for my mom, she said that this song is nice, but it was incredibly sad song.”

Sad can be beautiful too.

Wow, we can't even believe the amount of talent this girl has at her age.

Such inspiration — watch (above)!

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Bjork Talks McQueen

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Following her beautiful Gloomy Sunday performance at the Alexander McQueen memorial, Bjork has written a small piece for GQ.com remembering the late designer.

She writes:

I felt Lee's raw connection with nature and birth and death was very refreshing. When I moved to London, being from Iceland, I sometimes found the self-importance in the UK's obsession with the decay of its empire boring, to insist the whole world is dying with them. This urban apocalyptic aesthetic is still a bit overdriving, a bit teenage really… it mostly just reveals its impotency.

Lee had so many ideas that he overcame this dilemma with fertility, raw gusto, sense of fun and courage. He was the kind of daredevil that looks death and birth straight in the eye. Lee managed to connect not only with the civilized part of his culture but somehow channel beyond that a more primordial energy, which is probably where me and him met.

Even though we were very different, we had in common taking inspiration from nature: building from there just gave you way more options! Even though we have our neighborhoods fading with pollution, we still have the energy of this solar system driving us through with more explosive power, fuel and potential than there ever was… it's all there for you and Lee knew that.

Inneresting reflection, but very Bjork.

Thoughts???

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Bjork Sings At McQueen's Memorial

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As we mentioned earlier this week, Bjork sang at Alexander McQueen's memorial service on Monday — and now there's video.

The Icelandic singer performed Billie Holiday's Gloomy Sunday, also known as the Hungarian suicide song, and it was absolutely beautiful.

Listen to the chilling performance in the clip, above!

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McQueen Remembered In London

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A memorial was held on Monday to remember Alexander McQueen, who tragically took his life back in February.

Sarah Jessica Parker, Naomi Campbell and Kate Moss were among those who were seen at St. Paul's Cathedral in London.

Leading the service was Anna Wintour, who said of the late designer:

As a child he loved nothing more than sitting on the roof top and watching the birds fly by. He showed us everything was possible, dreams could become reality, but he left us with an even more exceptional legacy, a talent that soared like the birds of his childhood above us all.

Also making an appearance was Bjork, who sang Gloomy Sunday while dressed as a McQueen angel.

Sounds like it was a beautiful memorial. Rest in peace, Lee.

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