We believed this song was haunting when we heard it back within 2013…

Following the shocking and tragic loss of life of  Cory Monteith , the cast of  Glee was given a chance to say goodbye within song in a tribute event called The particular Quarterback . While these were singing in their characters just for Finn, they were also experiencing the real-life loss of their particular co-star, and in  Naya Rivera ‘ s performance it really demonstrated.

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In what was possibly the best acting of the girl entire career, she carried out a cover of  The particular Band Perry ‘ s  If I Pass away Young , and just prior to the song ended she stopped working in tears in an instant that was half scripted, fifty percent completely genuine heartbreak.

It’ s a flash made even more powerful at this point after the loss of Naya, who also died far too younger at just 33 years old.   Fans have even observed the chilling similarity between your lyric, “ sink myself in the river, ” and exactly how she died — too much water in Lake Piru.

Grab your tissue and watch to relive certainly one of Naya’ s best shows (below):