Rihanna, Florence & Christina: This Week In Celebrity Cover Songs (VIDEOS)
Whether you’re a fan of former American Idol finalist Katharine McPhee, acoustic rockers Boyce Avenue, indie darling Florence Welsh or legendary funk/R&B artist Prince—you won’t be disappointed. Take a listen to our top cover choices, then sound off in the comments on your favorites!
Katharine McPhee tackles Christina Aguilera’s empowering hit, “Beautiful” for the upcoming NBC series, Smash, which centers on aspiring Broadway actors and writers and their attempt to put a musical together.
Alternative rock band, Boyce Avenue is known for covering some of today’s mainstream hits. Their piano cover of Rihanna and David Guetta’s “We Found Love” on YouTube has already garnered almost 3 million views.
Also, you gotta check out this beautiful cover of Rihanna’s “You Da One.” Is it better than the original?
During a live performance on BBC, Florence and the Machine paid tribute to Drake with a rendition of “Take Care.” Florence added her signature ethereal vocals to her version, which almost left fans of Flo and Drizzy wishing the duo would team up for a collaboration.
From one legend to another. Prince’s current tour setlist consists of a short cover of Michael Jackson’s 1979 hit, “Don’t Stop Til’ You Get Enough.” Looks like the king of funk is still at the top of his game!