Her raspy, husky vocals sound great on her own song, of course, with just a guitar and piano for backing, but it’s surprising how much new life she breathes into Del Rey’s now-ubiquitous track: Stripping it down to the bare essentials, her voice is soaked in, well, sadness; it’s a striking rendition.
Miley, stop distracting us from your prodigious vocal abilities and precocious artistry with dumb stunts and sing great songs like this, please.
Miley Cyrus — “Summertime Sadness”
Miley Cyrus — “Wrecking Ball”
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