'Stand by Me' Performance Steals the Show at Royal Wedding

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After weeks of anticipation, the Royal Wedding has finally arrived.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle in front of 600 guests on Saturday, May 19.

The 7 Best Moments From the 2018 Royal Wedding

The 7 Best Moments From the 2018 Royal Wedding

From a page boy's excitement to Prince Harry complimenting his bride.

During their wedding ceremony, the Kingdom Choir performed a rendition of Ben E. King’s "Stand By Me" that left the Internet abuzz.

"Stand By Me" was sung during the civil rights movement as a solidarity anthem for people of color and represents the modern the shift happening within the Royal Family by accepting an American, biracial women into their circle..

1. Ben E King, 1961 (Original)

2. John Lennon, 1975

3. U2 with Bruce Springsteen, 1987

4. Phillip Phillips, 2012

5. Imagine Dragons, 2015

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