While both songs share a similar down-tempo moodiness in their original formats, Lana’s ballad was darker and gloomier. That made the dance transformation somehow easier to swallow because it was still essentially a sad song despite the swooshing synths. “Adore You”, on the other hand, is a saccharine love song made great by Miley’s husky vocal and minimal production. The remix just makes it sound cheesy.
Having said all that, I wouldn’t switch channels if it came on the radio. Listen after the jump.
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