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5 Mormon Tabernacle Choir Videos with Over 1 Million Views

Since 2012, when the Mormon Tabernacle Choir joined the YouTube world, viewers from around the globe have experienced the Choir like never before. Even though the weekly broadcast, Music and the Spoken Word, is available to international audiences, special concert performances, music videos, behind the scenes videos, guest artist interviews, tour videos, and more are available on our YouTube channel. There are thousands of videos with something for everyone to love. Take a look at our first five videos to reach the 1 million view mark.

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13 Chart Topping Hits Performed by the Choir

When you’ve been recording and performing for over 100 years, chances are you have sung some popular songs. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has always been on the cutting edge of recording technology, making their first sound recordings in 1910. The Choir has also made headway into popular culture, performing some of the most respected songs in the history of music. These songs have been recorded by the music industry's top artists over the years. Below are 13 songs performed by the Choir that earned their place in pop-culture history by rising up the Billboard music charts.

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The First Video on Our YouTube Channel to Reach 1 Million Views

Of all the memorable Christmas concert moments throughout the years, one of the most unforgettable showstoppers came from English tenor Alfie Boe—his incredible rendition of “Bring Him Home” from Les Misérables brought down the house during the 2012 Christmas concerts that took place in the Conference Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Of the song, a writer forEntertainment Weekly wrote, “You would have to have a heart full of stones to not fall in love with Alfie Boe’s version of ‘Bring Him Home.’”

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“Call of the Champions” Kicks Off the Most Viewed Opening Ceremonies

“Citius, Altius, Fortius!” That was the soaring sound that was heard during the Salt Lake 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Those three Latin words, meaning “Faster, Higher, Stronger,” echoed throughout millions of homes as people around the world tuned in to watch those games. “Call of the Champions” was a spectacular collaboration that inspired hearts and lifted spirits of a nation still reeling from the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir performed the national anthem at the opening ceremonies, which included a tribute using the flag that was flown at Ground Zero.

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The Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s Top Five Most Watched Videos on YouTube 2013

Join us in applauding the top five Mormon Tabernacle Choir videos on the YouTube Channel in 2013. Millions and millions of videos have been watched on the Choir’s channel since its inauguration in October 2012.  Less than three months later, the channel had recorded 1 million views and it just kept going.  By April 6—2 million, by June 24—3 million, by August 22—4 million, by October 21—5 million, by November 28—6 million, by December 18—7 million and by January 9 (just three weeks later) – 8 million! The channel also has registered 46,000 subscribers.

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