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Watch Norah Jones Deliver Aching Neil Young Cover
by Jon Blistein | October 26th, 2016 4:16:PM EST
Jones flips Young's ragged, autobiographical tune into a shuffling piano ballad about a woman from a broken home who finds solace in music and eventually hollowness in success. Jones delivers the song's aching final verse with a brutal delicacy as her band swoops in with stunning harmonies: "She's a pauper in a naked disguise/ Millionaire through a businessman's eyes/ Oh friend of mine/ Don't be denied."
"Don't Be Denied" appears on Jones' latest album, Day Breaks. The LP features nine new songs alongside "Don't Be Denied" and covers of Horace Silver and Duke Ellington.
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