Alexa Goddard has unveiled her breathtaking cover of Sam Smith’s Lay Me Down. The cover, of which the original captivated many at the start of Smith’s career back in 2013, hears Goddard lay her heart on the table, and is devoted in memory of the young singer’s father who passed away a year ago.

Stream below in full; the video’s supported by a brief comment from Alexa herself – “My Daddy passed away last December. Pappa, this one is for you”

C1racking stuff – we’re not crying…. honest!