His stunning rendition of And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going - the torch song
from the Broadway musical Dreamgirls - stunned host DeGeneres and her millions of viewers.
Lani, on the other hand, showed off her skills in operatic singing via the aria, 'Queen of the Night,' and waltzed from one vocal register to another in the torch song
, 'Broken Vow.
Bossa Nova exuberance (Lip Service), Torch Song
cabaret (Pretty Gardens) and lounge-bar cool are all embraced in the experimental pop forged by Roisin and longtime collaborator Eddie Stevens.
And he produced the hits of Gerry & The Pacemakers, not least a version of a famous torch song
from the 1945 Rodgers & Hammerstein musical Carousel.
The artist formerly known as the voice of an angel confidently joins in the licentious business and shows her talent with a touching torch song
in a slow jazz style.
Instead, it's an old fashioned northern soul torch song
that is actually pretty decent.
Now, Reinhart is back with the freewheeling jazz ensemble Postmodern Jukebox, doing a '20s torch song
rendition of Radiohead's "Creep,'' and it proves everything I said about her back in 2011 was right.
I'll be 90 mph on the highway and out of sight with a torch song
Gaiman is a natural raconteur with a hypnotic voice and the first half of the show was more chatty, a selection of short stories and songs like modern torch song
I Google You, some of which were backed by the excellent FourPlay String Quartet.
And after perverting his music all night, he perversely finishes with a faithful rendition of Western Sky, a torch song
of sad, widescreen beauty.
Standout cut is probably thoughtprovoking torch song
Sirens, which is Nell Bryden's ode to the 9/11 terrorist attacks on her beloved New York City.
The clowning is abruptly disrupted when she opens her vocal chords to perform an instantly recognizable French torch song
from the last century.