Adam Lambert often writes his own material — he co-wrote eight out of twelve tracks on his upcoming sophomore album Trespassing —but he’s not opposed to releasing tunes originally written and recorded by other artists. We’ve previously pitted Adam’s versions of “Fever” and “Whataya Want From Me” against the recordings of the song’s writers — Lady Gaga and Pink, respectively. And since we found audio of Bruno Mars performing “Never Close Our Eyes”, Adam’s new single written by the Grammy-winning crooner, it’s time to let us know — who sang it better? Jump below to judge.
First, here’s Adam Lambert’s recording, produced by Dr. Luke:
And now listen to Bruno’s original demo of the tune he wrote:
Should Bruno have held onto this one, or does Lambert totally own it? Vote in our poll, and leave your thoughts in the comments!