Watch Haim Cover Beyonce’s “XO”

Feb 25th, 2014 // 1 Comment
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Haim hopped across the pond and stopped by BBC Radio 1′s Live Lounge for a cover of Beyonce‘s soaring “XO.” The sister trio stripped the song to its bare elements, making it feel more like an adult contemporary ballad.

Bassist Este Haim takes the lead on vocals here, while Danielle handles the drums, so unlike their magnetic “If I Could Change Your Mind” video, the California girls didn’t bust out any dance moves for this. Still, it’s another solid cover in the versatile band’s catalog. Check it out up top.

[via Stereogum]

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  1. Geoff

    I thought it was an ok cover. To be honest, I’ve just listened to the piano/vocal cover of XO by 13 year old Connie Talbot and her cover, to me, is the best cover of XO.

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