The Singing Nun Cristina Scuccia covers "Like a Virgin" as a ballad

...without the "dirty" bits


Sister Cristina Scuccia personally describes it as "secular prayer" rather than a pop song but it’s still inevitably catchy. The Madonna track is stripped of its racy and sexy bits...and what is left is an oddly touching rendition.


"If you read the lyrics without being influenced by what has gone before, you discover that it is a song about the capacity of love to make people new again," Scuccia told Italian newspaper Avvenire.


Scuccia’s first album will be released on November 11.


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