Who Sang 'The Prayer' the Best?

Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli duet of "The Prayer"
Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli duet of "The Prayer"

"The Prayer" is a duet between     Céline Dion and Andrea Bocelli which was released initially as a single in 1999. It won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song from the Quest for Camelot movie in 1999. It was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1999 and a Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals in 2000. First, "The Prayer" was recorded by Celine Dion in English and Andrea Bocelli in Italian then the duet was released a few months later. It became popular in Canada and the United States.

Herewith are many renditions of the song "The Prayer". Enjoy watching and listening to the videos. Choose your favorite and the one you think is the best. For me, of course the original by Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli is the best followed by Filipino song artists like Regine Velasquez, international young singer Charice Pempengco, and Lani Misalucha, with Martin Nievera. Regine and Martin even sang it at the former Philippine President Cory Aquino's funeral.

Former American Idol finalist Katharine McPhee and Andrea Bocelli Singing "The Prayer"

Josh Groban and Lani Misalucha sang The Prayer live in Manila October 18, 2007.

Charice Pempengco in Italy singing "The Prayer" with Andrea Bocelli

Celine Dion and Josh Groban duet

Lani Misalucha and Martin Nievera sang this song The Prayer at the Lani & Regine Concert in San Francisco Ca. Nob Hill Masonic Center on September 13, 2008.

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"The Prayer" on Piano played by Jojo Jose

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genrp 6 years ago from North Hollywood, CA, USA

I totally love this song!!! and I love Celine Dion

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dyesebel10 6 years ago from USA Author

I also love the song that's why I featured it here. Thanks Genrp.

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debugs 5 years ago from Odessey777, Umbris

Martin Nievera gets my vote!

Racine Mom 4 years ago

What about Jessica Sanchez on American Idol Season 2012

dannydoc 4 years ago

Regine Velasquez got my vote... i loved it coz asian can song

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debugs 4 years ago from Odessey777, Umbris

Josh Groban

spray 4 years ago

what about that of Donnie Mclurkin and Yolanda Adams?

Jeremy 2 years ago

These were good but David Phelps and Lauren Talley perform this song like no one else. Specifically David Phelps. Truly amazing.

Morten 2 years ago

Jan Werner and Elisabeth Andreassen (Bettan) has a beautiful rendition of this song.

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