I’m not sure why the British songbird decided to unveil her cover of the Irish band’s breakthrough hit now (she revealed on Twitter that it was recorded a couple of months ago) but I’m glad she did. Her version is stripped right back to basics, so that the emphasis is on her ghostly voice and Kodaline’s tender lyrics. That is apart from an otherworldly violin solo. Listen to Ellie’s adorable interpretation after the jump.
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