October 11, 2013 12:12pm PT by Lesley Goldberg
'Glee's' Cory Monteith Tribute: Watch All the Performances (Video)
Glee said farewell to Cory Monteith and Finn Hudson on Thursday night with an emotional hour that featured some of the Fox musical's original stars taking center stage to send McKinley High's star quarterback off with six poignant performances.
The episode -- aptly titled "The Quarterback" -- picked up three weeks after Finn's funeral and did not discuss just how the former leader of New Directions died. Instead, the hour focused on how everyone from Finn's love interest Rachel (Monteith's real-life girlfriend Lea Michele), step-brother Kurt (Chris Colfer) and best friend Puck (Mark Salling), among others, were handling the loss of a loved one.
Will (Matthew Morrison) staged a special memorial for the co-coach of New Directions and encouraged current and former glee club members to say farewell to their friend in song. Here are all six performances from the episode.
"Seasons of Love" (Rent) -- Full cast
"I'll Stand By You" (The Pretenders) -- Mercedes
"Fire & Rain" (James Taylor) -- Sam & Artie
"If I Die Young" (The Band Perry) -- Santana
"No Surrender" (Bruce Springsteen) -- Puck
"Make You Feel My Love" (Bob Dylan/Adele) -- Rachel
What did you think of the episode? Which performance hit you the hardest? Hit the comments below with your thoughts. Glee returns in November.