UT alumnus creates music video tribute to closing University Commons Walmart


With the Walmart at University Commons set to close its doors later this month, one Knoxville man is making sure it will be remembered with a special song. 

It was announced the Walmart near UT’s campus is set to close on March 29th.

This video posted by ‘the Timmy 8’ has garnered over 3,000 views in less than 24 hours.

“You were always there when I needed you, I’ve been crying since I heard the news, please tell me that it isn’t really true,” he sings to the tune of Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah

The caption for the video reads, “my favorite Walmart is closing its doors. It will be missed.”

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