Britney Spears’ Cover Of “Tom’s Diner” With Giorgio Moroder: Listen To A Snippet
You knew this was going to leak sooner rather than later. UPDATE: The full song is now online. Listen here.
One of the more anticipated tracks off legendary producer Giorgio Moroder’s upcoming album Déjà Vu has been his Britney Spears collaboration, a cover of the 1990 DNA remix of Suzanne Vega’s “Tom’s Diner”) — and now there’s a looped snippet of it that’s surfaced online.
Basically, here are the need-to-know items: It’s Giorgio. It’s Britney sounding glorious robotic — a la both her own Blackout era and Moroder’s own musical output under his name in the ’70s. And it’s a cover of a somewhat forgotten ’90s remix of an ’80s folk-pop tune.
Sure, why not? Let’s just go with it.
And while we’re at it, if you’re not familiar with the original “Tom’s Diner”…
Finally, here’s an overlooked vintage Giorgio gem, for the hell of it:
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