(excerpt taken from youtube)
"Chris Picco singing Blackbird to his son, Lennon James Picco, who was delivered by emergency C-section at 24 weeks when Chris' wife Ashley unexpectedly and tragically passed away in her sleep. Lennon's lack of movement and brain activity was a constant concern for the doctors and nurses at Loma Linda University Hospital, where he received the absolute best care available. During the pregnancy, Ashley would often feel Lennon moving to music so Chris asked if he could bring his guitar into the NICU and play for Lennon, which he did for several hours during the last days of Lennon's precious life. One day after filming this, Lennon went to sleep in his daddy's arms.
For more information please visit: http://www.piccomemorial.com"
I can't believe he was able to sing at this moment in his life. I'm losing it over here and he is singing this beautiful song to help his son and countless strangers. Chris Picco, you're an amazing human being. I can't imagine the loss you must feel. Thank you for sharing this with the world.