LISTEN/DOWNLOAD: Kanye West & Raekwon Remix Justin Bieber's "Runaway Love"
I'm sure it must be worrisome how many times I've had to use this Justin Bieber tag on this blog, without regretting it. While the Biebz isn't being slowed down by 800% and sounding like Sigur Ros, Kanye West and Raekwon are rapping alongside his vocals for "Runaway Love" over the "Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nothing ta Fuck Wit" beat. (Continue Reading)
At a show in Vancouver, Vampire Weekend put their Contra aside to cover Bruce Springsteen's 1984 hit, "I'm Goin' Down" from his massively successful and now classic Born in the U.S.A. album. Check out a fan-shot video of the cover embedded below: (Continue Reading)
Robyn performed this glistening cover of fellow mononymous songstress Bjork's "Hyperballad" at this year's Polar Music Prize in Stockholm. The sort-of-great, sort-of-awkward bit is that Björk was present and watched the whole thing. While there's no doubt that Robyn did a great job with the song, it's hard to decipher what Bjork's reaction was. I think I see a tear in here eye, was she moved or insulted? Watch the cover here.