Listen: Miley Cyrus’ Leaked Cover Of ‘On My Own’ From Les Miz

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Is Miley Cyrus headed to Broadway? Not quite… But apparently she’s covering one of musical theater’s most iconic ballads, “On My Own” from Les Misérables.

A leaked clip featuring an acoustic recording of the legendary song hit YouTube on Sunday, and the singer is supposedly Ms. Miley herself.

The stripped-down version is quite a departure from the 20-year-old’s current sound. This isn’t exactly the kind of song you would want to twerk to. Take a listen, below:

Sounds like Miley, doesn’t it? You can even hear a bit of that old school country twang in there. If Éponine were supposed to be from Nashville, it would totally work.

“On My Own” is one song that’s been covered time and time again.

Samantha Barks did the hard-to-sing tune justice in Tom Hooper’s 2012 adaptation of Les Misérables:

And back on the first season of Dawson’s Creek, Katie Holmes AKA Joey Potter belted out meekly chirped her rendition on the amazing Beauty Contest episode. This version is- well, just watch for yourself:


How do you think the maybe-Miley version stacks up? Do you think the recording sounds like Cyrus?