“I actually love her. She’s my favorite person ever,” Adele said about Cheryl before launching into the cover. “Some of the lyrics in this song remind me of the message in ‘Rolling In The Deep,’ so I loved it as soon as I heard it.”
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Here’s X Factor judge Cole’s original version of “Promise This”:
Hmmm. Can we hear the former again?
The 22-year-old Grammy-winner isn’t the only one to be inspired by Cheryl Cole’s catalog when coming up with a cover for Live Lounge. Last month Vampire Weekend served up their rendition of the Girls Aloud diva’s 2009 single “Fight For This Love.”
Adele’s 21 will be released in the U.S. on February 22.
[Via Soul Culture]