Live Session

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Sep
2013

CHVRCHES – It’s Not Right But It’s Okay (Whitney Houston Cover)

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We’ve seen that CHVRCHES have been teasing us with covering Whitney Houston, but last night they actually went and did it. During their Maida Vale session for Zane Lowe the Scottish trio decided to bust out a rendition of “It’s Not Right But It’s Okay” which hit the #25 spot in the UK charts back…

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Sep
2013

Justin Timberlake – Live @ Radio 1’s Live Lounge

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One of the bigger artists to cruise through the Live Lounge in recent weeks has to be today’s performer, Justin Timberlake, And instead of holing him up in the Radio 1 studios, they wheeled him out on stage in front of a crowd of screaming women inside the BBC Radio Theatre. You already know that this…

22
Sep
2013

Daley @ BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge

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I have to admit that in the past I have been sitting on the fence when it comes to Daley, I mean I like him as an artist but there was an air of uncertainty about the direction he was heading in with his music. Today he has banished any doubts that I previously had…

21
Sep
2013

Sam Smith – When I Was Your Man (Bruno Mars Cover @ Radio 1’s Live Lounge)

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Earlier today Sam Smith dropped into see Huw Stephens to deliver his first Live Lounge as a solo performer (he has of course been in with Disclosure before). Not only did he perform “Nirvana” from his upcoming EP, but he also delivered a soulful performance of Bruno Mars‘s recent single “When I Was Your Man“….

16
Sep
2013

Eliza Doolittle – Treasure (Bruno Mars Cover @ Radio 1’s Live Lounge)

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Radio 1 continued on their ‘more music month’ campaign today by inviting Eliza Doolittle into the Live Lounge, where she delivered this cover of Bruno Mars‘s popular single “Treasure“. We feel we can appreciate this tune a little more than normal since it is no longer jacking Breakbot‘s instrumental. Throw into the equation some impressively…

14
Sep
2013

Arctic Monkeys – Hold On (We’re Going Home) (Drake Cover @ Radio 1’s Live Lounge)

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With their new album “AM” heading to #1 in the UK charts, as well as being nominated for the Mercury Music Prize, it has been a pretty decent week for the Arctic Monkeys who rounded it off by dropping in to Radio 1 on Friday to perform in the Live Lounge. Their cover choice was…