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Channing Sargent
September 14, 2016 11:34 am

Yas queens. These ladies can SING.

You’ve got to watch Tori Kelly and Jennifer Hudson’s rendition of Hallelujah that they performed at the world premiere of the movie Sing (in theaters December 21st) at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Tori took the stage first, joined midway through song by Jennifer Hudson, looking like the <a href="http://By the creators of <em>Despicable Me</em>, SING is kind of <em>Zootopia</em> meets <em>American Idol</em> meets <em>Empire Records</em>. Set in a world inhabited by animals, starring Matthew McConaughey as Buster Moon, a dapper koala who assembles a musical show to save his endangered theatre. He calls on his talented friends, including a crooning mouse played by Seth MacFarlane (dude can sing too), our fave John C. Reilly as his sheep friend/colleague, Tori as a timid teenage elephant, Reese Witherspoon as an overtaxed mother with 25 piglets, Taron Egerton as an ambitious gangster gorilla and Scarlett Johansson (who we know can sing) as a punk-rock porcupine.

“>timeless legend she is in a sleek white pantsuit and the two belted out a heart-wrenching performance of Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah.

Watching Jennifer lift into those hallelujahs gives us chills. We would have given anything to be in that theater.

Toronto international Film Festival/ giphy.com

By the creators of Despicable Me, Sing is kind of Zootopia meets American Idol meets Empire Records. Set in a world inhabited by animals, it’s about Buster Moon, a dapper koala (Matthew McConaughey) who assembles a musical show to save his endangered theatre.

He calls on his talented friends, including a crooning mouse played by Seth MacFarlane (dude can sing too), our fave John C. Reilly as his sheep friend/colleague, Tori as a timid teenage elephant, Reese Witherspoon as an overtaxed mother with 25 piglets, Taron Egerton as an ambitious gangster gorilla, and Scarlett Johansson (who we know can sing) as a punk-rock porcupine.

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