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WATCH: Try Not to Tear Up Listening to Tracy Chapman Sing 'Stand By Me'

WATCH: Try Not to Tear Up Listening to Tracy Chapman Sing 'Stand By Me'

WATCH: Try Not to Tear Up Listening to Tracy Chapman Sing 'Stand By Me'

She's every bit moving as she was when she made her first album.

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A rare artist whose purity in voice and style can pretty much make people weep, Tracy Chapman is just as affecting today as she was when her debut album dropped in April, 1988. Here she performs Ben E. King's classic "Stand By Me" on David Letterman's show, and it's incredibly moving in its simplicity. Watch her work her magic below. 

 

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Tracy E. Gilchrist

Tracy E. Gilchrist is the VP, Executive Producer of Entertainment for the Advocate Channel. A media veteran, she writes about the intersections of LGBTQ+ equality and pop culture. Previously, she was the editor-in-chief of The Advocate and the first feminism editor for the 55-year-old brand. In 2017, she launched the company's first podcast, The Advocates. She is an experienced broadcast interviewer, panel moderator, and public speaker who has delivered her talk, "Pandora's Box to Pose: Game-changing Visibility in Film and TV," at universities throughout the country.

Tracy E. Gilchrist is the VP, Executive Producer of Entertainment for the Advocate Channel. A media veteran, she writes about the intersections of LGBTQ+ equality and pop culture. Previously, she was the editor-in-chief of The Advocate and the first feminism editor for the 55-year-old brand. In 2017, she launched the company's first podcast, The Advocates. She is an experienced broadcast interviewer, panel moderator, and public speaker who has delivered her talk, "Pandora's Box to Pose: Game-changing Visibility in Film and TV," at universities throughout the country.